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Sausage is ground meat mixed with fat, salt and other seasonings, preservatives and fillings, often packed into an artificial protein or genuine animal intestine casing. Most sausages are made with pork or pork with another meat, but today you can also find beef, lamb, veal, chicken, turkey, etc. Sausages originated as a way to preserve animal trimmings.

plural: sausages


Season: available year-round

How to select: Sausages are sold in links or in bulk; fresh or cured with salt or smoke; fully-cooked or raw.

How to prepare: boil, grill, pan-broil, roast, saute

Matches well with: apples, cabbage, cider, grapes, lentils, mustard, onions, sauerkraut, tomatoes, white wine

More Sausage Recipes
Popular Sausage Recipes
Pasta with Sausage, Tomatoes, and Cream
Louisiana Chicken and Sausage Gumbo(The Real Stuff)
Turkey Breakfast Sausage Patties

Nutrition Facts

Calculated for 1
Amount Per Serving %DV
Calories 0
Calories from Fat 0 (0%)
Total Fat 0.0g 0%
Saturated Fat 0.0g 0%
Monounsaturated Fat 0.0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.0g
Trans Fat 0.0g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 0mg 0%
Potassium 0mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 0.0g 0%
Dietary Fiber 0.0g 0%
Sugars 0.0g
Protein 0.0g 0%

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