How to Cook Italian Sausage Recipe

Obviously every individuals and their family from various regions all around the globe may have a minute difference of choices about the taste and flavor of any food item, which can be a decisive factor in the success and/or failure of food treat given on many special occasion of joy and happiness.

So, if you are planning to host a party and whatever your plans may be about some delicious Italian food item to serve, so as to create, spread a tasty and flavorful party environment, but it is always better to start your party off right with the perfect party food ideas.

That is why any individual/organization who really wants to become a successful host, has to keenly think of such food dishes that can prove common as well as popular choice and no doubt, a delicious dish by name ‘Italian Sausage’ is also one of such popular food dishes.

So, we think that it is the right time to go through some important information about ‘Italian Sausage’ and if at all, you too think so, then you are at the right spot as well as the right time to get the right information.

So, join us and then simply be with us all through this journey that we have started with the only purpose of providing the genuine information about the various delicious food dishes that are very much popular all over the world and this time it is all about the ‘Italian Sausage’, one of the most popular Italian dishes.

But before moving straight away into the details of the food item by name ‘Italian Sausage’, it is always better to know some details about the ‘Sausage’

Something about ‘Sausage’:

It is said that a food item by name ‘Sausage’ is the term originated from ‘Saussiche’, a Old French word and the Latin word ‘Salsus’, which means – ‘salted’ and it is made of using different kinds of meat such as chicken, beef, veal and/or often pork by mincing along with salt, spices and breadcrumbs, with a skin around and then cooked.

Sausage making is nothing but a logical result of efficient butchery, in fact, a traditional food preservation technique that includes curing, drying, smoking and/or freezing. In other words, it is a process started out simply as a means of using and preserving all of the animal trimmings that has turned into the art of sausage-making.

The variety of sausages is basically depends upon the usage of different kinds of meat, spicing ingredients, as well as the flavor that the sausages have and over all their manner of preparation. The most common shape for sausage is link, which varies in size and shape depending on the type of sausage.

Barbecuing, broiling and pan-frying are some of the different kinds of Sausage cooking, though some sausages are cooked during processing, thereafter the casing can be removed and Sausages are available in the uncooked state too.

All these factors produce an almost endless number of sausages that can be used in a variety of ways and which appeal to a multitude of tastes.

Now, it is the right time for us to get into the details about ‘Italian Sausage’:

Information about ‘Italian Sausage’:

‘Italian Sausage’, as the name itself suggests that it is a typical form of food item made in Italian style, which is available in many different varieties in Italy.

Though a wide variety of sausages are made there in Italy, but many of them are quite different from the product commonly known as ‘Italian sausage’ in the United States.

In Italy, however, a wide variety of sausages are made, many of which are quite different from the product commonly known as ‘Italian sausage’ in the United States.

In fact, in the United States, most often Italian sausage is being referred to mention about to a kind of pork sausage noted for being seasoned with fennel and/or anise as the primary seasoning.

However, the much popular varieties of ‘Italian sausage’ available in US are hot and mild sweet. If at all to differentiate between these two types of sausages, then it is the addition of an ingredient by name hot red pepper flakes, in the making of the hot sausage and the desirability depends upon the different regions of the US.

After going through some of the details about the ‘Sausage’ as well as the ‘Italian Sausage’, a delicious Italian dish, now it is the time for all of us to enter into the details of a simple, easy but the effective recipe by which you can make your favorite ‘Italian Sausage’ and thereby to enjoy the amazing taste of a very popular Italian dish as well as to have the balanced nutrients with consumption of each serve:

Though there are virtually lots of ‘Italian Sausage’ recipes to choose from, but you have to choose the one that can help you in the preparation of such an imaginatively delicious one out of all others that the most of the guests might not have come across in any of the parties that they have attended till then.

If you follow this process of imagination and creativity, then you as a host can get and make delighted your guests with new flavors and ideas of the delicious ‘Italian Sausage’ and thereby certainly can have a “wow” from your guests as and when they have their very first bite, so that you as a host can be well satisfied.

So, if you too are eager to have such a pleasant hosting experience and then come, join us to know about the recipe for the ‘Italian Sausage’. So, let us move on to get into the detailed process of preparation of an easy, innovative, impressive and perfect version of ‘Italian Sausage’ – one of the delicious and popular Italian dish:

Now, let us go through all the important details about the essential ingredients as well as the time required for preparation and cooking of a classic traditional Italian dish by name ‘Italian Sausage’.

Time for Preparation: 30 minutes.
Time for Storage: 12 hours (as it is to be stored in refrigerator for at least 12 hours before cooking).
Total Time required for the delicious ‘Italian sausage’ to get readied: 12 hours and 30 minutes.
Yield: The final output will produce the yield that can fulfill 12 Serves.

Essential Ingredients for making the delicious and traditional dish by name ‘Italian Sausage’:

01. Paprika: 2 Teaspoons.
02. Ground Pork: 3 Pounds.
03. Dried Basil: 1 Tablespoon.
04. Brown Sugar: 1/4 Teaspoon.
05. Dried Thyme: 1/8 Teaspoon.
06. Garlic Powder: 1 Tablespoon.
07. Onion Powder: 1 Tablespoon.
08. Dried Oregano: 1/8 Teaspoon.
09. Red Wine Vinegar: 3 Tablespoons.
10. Ground Fennel Seed: 3/4 Teaspoon.
11. Dried Parsley: 1 and 1/4 Tablespoons.
12. Freshly Cracked Black Pepper: 1 Tablespoon.
13. Salt: 1 Tablespoon or according to the Taste.
14. Red Pepper Flakes (Crushed): 2 Teaspoons or according to the Taste.

Now, it’s time to go through the detailed explanation of the step by step process of actually cooking for making the delicious and traditional dish by name ‘Italian Sausage’:


Step 01: Mix the pork and red wine vinegar in a mixing bowl.

Step 02: Get the different ingredients like salt, black pepper, parsley, garlic powder, onion powder, basil, paprika, red pepper flakes, fennel seed, brown sugar, dried oregano and dried thyme sprinkled on the pork and red wine vinegar mixture.

Step 03: Make sure that flecks of spice are evenly distributed through the sausage, simply by kneading the flecks of spice.

Step 04: Now, it is the time to make three parts of the so prepared sausage, so as to form 3 logs and thereafter to wrap each of them in plastic wrap.

Step 05: Yes, we are in the final step of this whole process of making and preserving the so prepared sausage and it is nothing but, just to place the so wrapped sausage into a freezer bag before freezing, or store in refrigerator for at least 12 hours before cooking.

As different people from various regions all over the world may have slightly different choices about the taste and flavor of any food item, one can have some other optional additions to the above mentioned details, be it either the ingredients or cooking time, so that they can enjoy their favorite dish according their individual taste.

All in all, we assure you that a party-perfect ‘Italian Sausage’ Recipe, like the above one, can make you as a host and also your beloved guests well entertained, which can ultimately let you up to enjoy the fruits of the effort that you have put and the commitment you have shown till the end of the party, because it is always said and been proved rightly so that the first impression will always be the best impression and the same way, the well chosen party-perfect ‘Italian Sausage’ can carry on the positive impression achieved by their wonderful taste and flavor, all through the party till the end.

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