Pepperoni Penne

Pepperoni Penne


"Pepperoni with penne pasta. Pepperoni spices up this entree."


50 m servings 533 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 533 kcal
  • 27%
  • Fat:
  • 31.5 g
  • 48%
  • Carbs:
  • 44.7g
  • 14%
  • Protein:
  • 18.9 g
  • 38%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 87 mg
  • 29%
  • Sodium:
  • 741 mg
  • 30%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Cook the penne according to the package directions.
  2. In a large skillet saute the pepperoni until crispy (about 5 to 8 minutes). Drain all but 1 tablespoon of the grease. Add the shallot and garlic. Cook until translucent. Stir in the tomatoes and simmer for about 3 minutes.
  3. Stir in the cream and cook until reduced (about 8 minutes). Add the parsley and remove from the heat.
  4. Add the drained pasta and toss, garnish with parmesan cheese.
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  1. 55 Ratings


I used onions instead of shallots, canned tomatoes instead of fresh, added some green olives and instead of cream used 1 cup of skim milk w/2 TBS of flour. Outstanding! Will definately make ag...

Very good. I used two cans of diced tomatoes instead of fresh and added oregano, basil and crushed red pepper. I will definately make this again.

WOW! A Big hit!! THis dish is easy to make and very tasty! I used spicy pepperoni for extra kick..My boyfriend thought it was the best pasta dish he has ever had! A+

I thought this was really good!! I added more onion and garlic than what the recipe called for, and also added some crushed red chillies for some zing. Didn't have heavy cream, so used milk with...

Very easy to make and popular! I've made a few adjustments, like minced onions instead of shallots, and doubling the sauce. It's always a big hit!

I’m sorry to say this was quite disappointing. The pepperoni totally dominated this dish and made it taste quite salty and, we love our salt. I used green onions for the shallots and canned to...

Was expecting this to be more like Penne Rose... the sauce didn't thicken at all and wasn't very flavorful. Only changes to the recipe were subbing basil for the parsley and adding one chopped ...

Can't give it a 5 star rating because I didn't have some items and had to substitute. I used sandwich pepperoni, which I cut with kitchen sheer into long strips. After they cooked I removed fr...

Pretty bland. Could have used something more to add some zing. Maybe a couple more cloves of garlic and some more onions.