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Basic Homemade Country Sausage Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Gil and Jeanne Slater
Added: Friday, March 2, 2007

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 Lb lean pork (Shoulder/butt or trimmings)
1/2 Lb pork fatback
3 tsp kosher salt
1 1/2 tsp fresh ground black pepper
1 1/2 tsp dried sage, crumbled
1/2 tsp cayenne
1/4 cup water
1 tsp sugar

Directions:
Directions:
Coarsely grind the pork and fatback together. Add salt ,
black pepper, dried sage, cayenne, sugar and water and
quickly but thoroughly mix to combine. In a hot skillet
fry a Tb of the sausage until done. Taste and adjust
seasoning if necessary. Shape sausage into patties.
In a skillet fry patties until browned on both sides and
no longer pink in the center. Serve hot.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
15 patties
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This was one of the sausage recipes
we used in our sausage-a-thon many years ago.
This can also be put into casings if preferred and made
into link sausages.

 

 

 

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