Paprika Pork

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Assorted colors of fresh peppers and paprika turn bottled marinara into a rich Hungarian goulash-style sauce for a quick, hearty weeknight supper.
4 servings (serving size: about 1 cup pork mixture and 3/4 cup noodles)


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Cooking spray
3 cups prechopped multicolored bell peppers
1 (1-pound) pork tenderloin, trimmed and cut into 1-inch pieces
1/2 teaspoon salt, divided
1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper, divided
4 teaspoons paprika
1 1/2 cups red wine pasta sauce (such as Classico Cabernet)
1 cup water
3 cups hot cooked medium egg noodles (about 2 1/2 cups uncooked pasta)


1. Heat a large saucepan over medium-high heat. Coat pan with cooking spray. Add bell peppers to pan; sauté 5 minutes or until tender. Remove from pan.

2. Coat pan with cooking spray. Sprinkle pork with 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper. Add pork to pan; cook 4 minutes, browning on all sides. Stir in paprika; cook 1 minute. Add pasta sauce, 1 cup water, and bell peppers; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 25 minutes or until meat is tender, stirring occasionally. Stir in remaining 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon black pepper; cook 1 minute. Serve over egg noodles.

Created date

February 2009

Nutritional Information

Calories 396
Fat 8.5 g
Satfat 2 g
Monofat 2.5 g
Polyfat 1.4 g
Protein 32 g
Carbohydrate 48.8 g
Fiber 6.6 g
Cholesterol 109 mg
Iron 4.9 mg
Sodium 666 mg
Calcium 116 mg