Tired of plain sausage links or patties? Serve it on skewers instead! The recipe can easily be doubled and would be terrific on a buffet. Make it your way with one of the delicious variations below.
pork sausage links, cut into thirds
fully cooked ham steak (1/2 lb), cut into 18 pieces
large green, red or yellow bell pepper, cut into 18 pieces
cup barbecue sauce
cup seedless raspberry jam
teaspoon chipotle chile pepper powder
Heat oven to 375°F. Line 15x10x1-inch pan with foil. Spray cooling rack with cooking spray; place in pan.
On 6 (8-inch) skewers, thread sausage, ham and bell pepper pieces. Place on rack in pan.
In small microwavable bowl, microwave remaining ingredients on High 30 seconds or until jam is melted and sauce is warm. Brush over kabobs, turning to coat all sides.
Bake 30 to 35 minutes, turning and brushing with sauce every 10 minutes, until sausage is thoroughly cooked and bell pepper is tender. Serve immediately.
Use your favorite flavor and brand of barbecue sauce for this recipe.
Sausage 'n Pepper Kabobs: If you're a sausage lover, eliminate the ham and increase the number of sausage links.
Colorful Meat 'n Pepper Kabobs: Use 2 or 3 colors of bell peppers. When available, try orange or purple bell peppers!
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving (1 Kabob)
- Calories from Fat
% Daily Value
- Total Fat
- (Saturated Fat
- Trans Fat
- Total Carbohydrate
- (Dietary Fiber
% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 1 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.