Savory Apple-Chicken Sausage

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 25 min.


8 patties

Updated: Apr. 08, 2023
These easy, healthy sausages taste great, and they make an elegant brunch dish. The recipe is also very versatile: It can be doubled or tripled for a crowd, and the sausages freeze well either cooked or raw. —Angela Buchanan, Longmont, Colorado
Savory Apple-Chicken Sausage Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1 large tart apple, peeled and diced
  • 2 teaspoons poultry seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 pound ground chicken


  1. In a large bowl, combine the first 4 ingredients. Crumble chicken over the mixture and mix lightly but thoroughly. Shape into eight 3-in. patties.
  2. In a large, greased cast-iron or other heavy skillet, cook patties over medium heat until no longer pink, 5-6 minutes on each side. Drain if necessary.

Nutrition Facts

1 sausage patty: 92 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 38mg cholesterol, 328mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 1g fiber), 9g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 medium-fat meat.