Apricot Sausage Kabobs
"Basted with a simple sweet-and-sour sauce, these tasty kabobs make a quick meal that's elegant enough for company," relates Susie Lindquist, Ellijay, Georgia.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 25 min.
- 3/4 cup apricot preserves
- 3/4 cup Dijon mustard
- 1 pound fully cooked kielbasa or Polish sausage, cut into 12 pieces
- 12 dried apricots
- 12 medium fresh mushrooms
- Hot cooked rice
- In a small bowl, combine preserves and mustard; mix well. Remove 1/2 cup for serving; set aside. Alternate sausage, apricots and mushrooms on four metal or soaked wooden skewers. Grill, covered, over indirect heat for 15-20 minutes or until meat juices run clear. Turn frequently and baste with remaining apricot sauce. Warm the reserved sauce; serve with kabobs and rice.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 617 calories, 35g fat (11g saturated fat), 76mg cholesterol, 2383mg sodium, 60g carbohydrate (48g sugars, 4g fiber), 20g protein.
Originally published as Apricot Sausage Kabobs in Quick Cooking March/April 1999
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