Noodles Jambalaya

Serves 6-8.


1 pkg. Namaste Foods Taco Pasta Dinner
½ lb. hot bulk sausage, crumbled
1 green pepper, chopped
1 red pepper, chopped
1 medium onion, chopped
2 stalks celery, chopped
2 cloves garlic, minced
1-14 ½ oz. can diced tomatoes, undrained
6 oz. can tomato paste
2 cups beef broth
6 whole chicken thighs or boneless, skinless – cut up into bite size pieces
½ tsp. cayenne (red) pepper less or more to taste
½ tsp. salt
1 lb. shrimp, shelled and deveined


  1. Cook pasta as directed. Rinse and set aside.
  2. Place chicken and sausage on bottom of 2 quart crock pot or large, deep skillet. Add all ingredients including Taco Pasta seasoning packet except shrimp and noodles. Cook on low for 4 hours. Add shrimp for the last 15 to 30 minutes. Fold in noodles and serve. Turn off heat right away when done cooking so noodles won’t begin to disintegrate.


  • For a less spicy version you can substitute Namaste Pasta Pisavera Dinner in place of the Namaste Taco Pasta Dinner, and use milder or sweet Italian sausage.