Barbecue Sausage Bites

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. Cook: 2-1/2 hours


14 servings

Updated: Sep. 25, 2022
This irresistible appetizer pairs tangy pineapple with sweet barbecue sauce and three kinds of sausage. It'll tide over even the biggest appetites until dinner. —Rebekah Randolph, Greer, South Carolina
Barbecue Sausage Bites Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 package (16 ounces) miniature smoked sausages
  • 3/4 pound fully cooked bratwurst links, cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 3/4 pound smoked kielbasa or Polish sausage, cut into 1/2-inch slices
  • 1 bottle (18 ounces) barbecue sauce
  • 2/3 cup orange marmalade
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground mustard
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1 can (20 ounces) pineapple chunks, drained


  1. In a 3-qt. slow cooker, combine the sausages. In a small bowl, whisk the barbecue sauce, marmalade, mustard and allspice. Pour over sausage mixture; stir to coat.
  2. Cover and cook on high until heated through, 2-1/2 to 3 hours. Stir in pineapple. Serve with toothpicks.

Nutrition Facts

1 serving: 327 calories, 22g fat (8g saturated fat), 53mg cholesterol, 980mg sodium, 20g carbohydrate (19g sugars, 1g fiber), 11g protein.