Zesty Italian Sausages

A simple yet flavorful tomato relish tops Italian sausage and is served in a bun for an Italian taste in a bratwurst-style package.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 25 min
  • Servings 6

2
medium tomatoes, finely chopped (1 1/2 cups)
2
medium yellow pear tomatoes, finely chopped (1/2 cup)
1
tablespoon red wine vinegar
1
teaspoon chopped fresh oregano leaves or 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano leaves
1/4
cup Dijon mustard
2
teaspoons chopped fresh oregano leaves
6
fully cooked mild Italian sausages (1 lb)
6
bratwurst buns, split

  • 1 In medium bowl, mix tomatoes, vinegar and 1 teaspoon oregano until well blended. In small bowl, mix mustard and 2 teaspoons oregano.
  • 2 In skillet, heat sausages as directed on package for pan heating.
  • 3 Spread mustard mixture on cut sides of buns. Serve sausages on buns with tomato mixture.

Expert Tips

Serve these robust sandwiches with deli coleslaw, spuds and slices of fresh fruit.

No time to make the relish? Any store-bought relish or salsa will do.

Turn your kitchen into a deli. Serve these robust sandwiches with deli coleslaw, spuds and slices of fresh fruit.

Remember this recipe the next time you grill. The two-tomato relish can be made ahead and is a great condiment.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
435
(
Calories from Fat
200 ),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
22 g
22 %
(Saturated Fat
7 g,
7 %
),
Cholesterol
60 mg
60 %;
Sodium
1360 mg
1360 %;
Total Carbohydrate
40 g
40 %
(Dietary Fiber
3 g
3 %
),
Protein
22 g
22 %
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
34%;
Vitamin C
12%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
18%;
Exchanges:
2 Starch; 2 Vegetable; 1 1/2 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.