Recipe: Italian-Style Potatoes

Spice up boring potatoes with some summer sausage, brown sugar, and tomatoes in this Italian-inspired dish.

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1/4 cup diced onion

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 teaspoon brown sugar

1/2 cup diced summer sausage (about 2.5 ounces)

2 cups water

1/4 cup chopped sun-dried

1 1/2 cups instant potato flakes

1/2 teaspoon salt

3 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese

In Camp

Sauté onions in oil over medium-high heat until translucent. Add sugar and stir. Add sausage and sauté until browned, then remove from heat. Bring water to a boil; pour 1/2 cup over tomatoes in a bowl and let soak five minutes. Return sausage and onions to heat, stirring until warm. In another pot, mix potatoes, salt, and remaining water until smooth. Drain tomatoes and add to skillet with sausage; sauté one to two minutes. Remove from heat and stir in cheese. Serve over potato mixture.

Prep Time

7 min

Cook Time

20 min


$1.55 per serving


4 ounces per serving

Serves 2

Calories 512

Fat 30 g

Carbs 44 g

Protein 17 g