Italian Sausage Sandwiches
Total TimePrep: 30 min. Cook: 30 min.
- 20 Italian sausages
- 4 large green peppers, thinly sliced
- 1/2 cup chopped onion
- 1 can (12 ounces) tomato paste
- 1 can (15 ounces) tomato sauce
- 1 cup water
- 1 tablespoon sugar
- 4 garlic cloves, minced
- 2 teaspoons dried basil
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 20 sandwich buns
- Shredded mozzarella cheese, optional
- In a large Dutch oven, brown sausages a few at a time; discard all but 2 tablespoons drippings. Saute peppers and onion in drippings until crisp-tender; drain.
- In the same pan, combine the tomato paste, tomato sauce, water, sugar, garlic, basil, oregano and salt. Add the sausages; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 30 minutes or until heated through. Serve on buns. Top with cheese if desired.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 430 calories, 19g fat (8g saturated fat), 45mg cholesterol, 1107mg sodium, 44g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 4g fiber), 20g protein.
Oct 7, 2012
Fast and easy! Just the right amount of seasonings! My favorite recipe!
Mar 12, 2012
This is my go-to recipe when we have friends over for the big game. Add a pasta salad and it's a great meal. I am constantly asked for the recipe!
Jan 11, 2011
It is a very good meal. it is a little tomatoey if your not big on tomatoes. i have made it several times.