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Healthy Dinner Recipe: Spaghetti with Sausage and Simple Tomato Sauce
Photo: Romulo Yanes

Spaghetti with Sausage and Simple Tomato Sauce

Time: 30 minutes

Make-Ahead Tip: Prepare the sauce up to three days ahead.

Serve with Mixed Greens Salad: Combine 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice, ½ teaspoon Dijon mustard, ¼ teaspoon salt, ¼ teaspoon sugar, and ¼ teaspoon black pepper in a medium bowl. Gradually add 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, stirring constantly with a whisk. Drizzle dressing over 4 cups mixed microgreens and 2 cups trimmed watercress; toss to coat.

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