Sausage with Lentils and Spinach

This magazine recipe caught my eye because it was from Mario Batali. I’d never roasted sausage in the oven before, but i’m now sold on this method of preparing it. Ingredients kosher salt Black pepper 12 oz. dried lentils 2 cloves garlic, peeled 6 fresh sage leaves or 2 tbsps. dried 2 medium carrots, peeled,…

Italian Rice

Got this from an ad for Swanson Chicken Broth.┬áIt’s a great way to have flavored rice without buying a seasoned rice mix. 1 3/4 cup chicken broth 1 teaspoon italian seasoning 3/4 cup uncooked long-grain white rice 1 cup chopped fresh baby spinach 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese (from the deli area) Bring chicken broth…