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Baked Penne with Hickory Smoked Ham and Capicola

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Total Time:
45 mins
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If you’ve got a penchant for pasta, look no further than this decadent baked penne with hickory smoked ham and capicola recipe—diced hickory View More expand_more

If you’ve got a penchant for pasta, look no further than this decadent baked penne with hickory smoked ham and capicola recipe—diced hickory smoked ham and delicately spiced capicola, penne pasta, cremini mushrooms, sweet peas, and onions in a rich, creamy white wine sauce. Top with breadcrumbs, butter, and parmesan cheese, and bake until golden brown. Ahhh-mazing!

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Baked Penne with Hickory Smoked Ham and Capicola
alarm
Total Time:
45 mins
school
Skill Level:
Beginner
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Servings:
6 Servings

Ingredients


Product ImageHickory Smoked Spiral Sliced Bone-In Ham - Half
  • 1 Pound Carando Hickory Smoked Ham, Diced1 Pound
  • ½ Pound Carando Capicola, Diced½ Pound
  • 1 Pound Penne Pasta1 Pound
  • 2 Tbsps. Olive Oil2 Tbsps.
  • 1 Pound Cremini Mushrooms, Sliced1 Pound
  • 2 Tbsps. Fresh Garlic, Minced2 Tbsps.
  • 1 Medium Yellow Onion, Minced1 Medium
  • ½ Cup White Wine½ Cup
  • 2 Cups Heavy Cream2 Cups
  • 8 Ounces Sour Cream8 Ounces
  • 1 ½ Cups Frozen Peas1 ½ Cups
  • 2 Tbsps. Fresh Tarragon, Minced2 Tbsps.
  • ½ Cup Parmesan Cheese, Grated½ Cup
  • 1 Cup Breadcrumbs1 Cup
  • 4 Tbsps. Butter, Melted4 Tbsps.

Instructions


  1. Cook penne according to package instructions, drain, rinse with cold water and reserve.

  2. Heat oven to 400°F.

  3. While the pasta is cooking, heat a large, heavy pan over medium-high heat.

  4. Add the olive oil, ham, capicola, and cook until slightly browned, remove from pan and reserve.

  5. Add the mushrooms and cook until just tender, then add the garlic and onions and cook until translucent.

  6. Deglaze the pan with the wine, add the heavy cream and bring to a boil.

  7. Remove the pan from the heat and add the sour cream, peas, tarragon, and pasta and stir to combine.

  8. Combine the parmesan, breadcrumbs, and butter.

  9. Transfer the pasta to a deep baking dish, top with the breadcrumb mixture and bake for 25 minutes, or until the pasta is bubbly and the breadcrumbs are golden brown.

  10. Serve immediately.

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Ingredients


  • 1 Pound Carando Hickory Smoked Ham, Diced1 Pound
  • ½ Pound Carando Capicola, Diced½ Pound
  • 1 Pound Penne Pasta1 Pound
  • 2 Tbsps. Olive Oil2 Tbsps.
  • 1 Pound Cremini Mushrooms, Sliced1 Pound
  • 2 Tbsps. Fresh Garlic, Minced2 Tbsps.
  • 1 Medium Yellow Onion, Minced1 Medium
  • ½ Cup White Wine½ Cup
  • 2 Cups Heavy Cream2 Cups
  • 8 Ounces Sour Cream8 Ounces
  • 1 ½ Cups Frozen Peas1 ½ Cups
  • 2 Tbsps. Fresh Tarragon, Minced2 Tbsps.
  • ½ Cup Parmesan Cheese, Grated½ Cup
  • 1 Cup Breadcrumbs1 Cup
  • 4 Tbsps. Butter, Melted4 Tbsps.

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