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Featured Recipe: Roseli® Penne Rigate with Roasted Eggplant & Savory Mushroom Ragout

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November 30, 2021

The team at US Foods CHEF’STORE thanks Roseli® for their sponsorship and this extraordinary recipe featuring quality ingredients.

Professional chefs and home cooks all turn to the complete line of Roseli® gourmet dried pastas, rich marinara sauces, and canned vine-ripened tomatoes. 

If you are searching for a side dish that delivers robust flavors without having to spend a whole day in the kitchen, this penne pasta dish is for you!

Earthy mushrooms meet sweet tomato ragout and mellow eggplant in this Italian-inspired pasta dish. Aromatic garlic, vibrant rosemary, and a healthy dose of high-quality olive oil help elevate this dish to even greater heights. Finish everything off with a sprinkling of umami-rich parmesan cheese, and voila - you have a meal that people can’t wait to try!

The best part? With ready-made ingredients from Roseli®, this dynamite dish is easy to prepare and won’t break your holiday meal budget.

Roseli® Penne Rigate with Roasted Eggplant & Savory Mushroom Ragout

Yield: 8 servings

Prep time: 12 minutes for pasta

Cook time: 28 minutes


16 oz. Roseli® Penne Rigate (cooked al dente according to package instructions)

2 tbsp. Olive oil

¼ cup Chopped red onion

2 Cloves garlic, minced

1 tbsp. Chopped rosemary

½ cup Chopped fresh parsley

12 oz. Roasted eggplant, cut into ½-inch pieces

1 cup (each) Sliced porcini, portobello, and shiitake mushrooms

½ cup Dry red wine

24 oz. Roseli® prepared marinara sauce

½ tsp Salt

1 tsp Ground black pepper

¾ cup Shredded Parmesan cheese

Cooking Instructions

  1. In a sauté pan, heat oil and cook onion, garlic, and pepper flakes until sizzling hot. 3 to 4 minutes.  
  2. Add eggplant, mushrooms, and herbs.  Sauté for another 4 minutes.  
  3. Stir in marinara sauce and cook for 20 minutes on medium heat, stirring occasionally.
  4. Toss with hot rigate, and stir in cheese.  
  5. Finish with additional Parmesan, if desired, and enjoy!

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