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Southern Scrapple Recipe

Southern Scrapple Recipe

When it comes to regional recipes, this certainly fits the bill. Scrapple is a breakfast staple fin this area.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 20 min. + chilling Cook: 10 min. YIELD:8-10 servings


  • 1/2 pound Jimmy Dean® Premium Pork Sausage Roll
  • 4 cups water
  • 1 cup grits
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon pepper
  • Dash cayenne pepper
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar cheese
  • Additional butter
  • Maple syrup


  • 1. In a large skillet, cook sausage over medium heat until no longer pink; drain and set aside. In a large saucepan, bring water to a boil. Gradually add the grits, salt, pepper and cayenne, stirring constantly until thickened. Stir in butter and cheese until melted. Stir in sausage.
  • 2. Press into a greased 9-in. x 5-in. loaf pan. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour or until cool.
  • 3. Remove scrapple from pan; cut into 1/2-in. slices. In a skillet, cook scrapple in butter until browned on both sides, adding more butter as needed. Serve warm with syrup. Yield: 8-10 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 slice) equals 141 calories, 12 g fat (7 g saturated fat), 32 mg cholesterol, 497 mg sodium, 4 g carbohydrate, trace fiber, 4 g protein.