This is an easy recipe for Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage to include in a slider or as part of an appetizer.
Recipe by Joshua George, RD, Bariatric Dietician with the Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Center of Cooper University Health Care.
Makes about 8 sausage patties.
Suggested pairing: Sweet Italian Turkey Sausage-Stuffed Mushrooms Topped with Provolone.
16 ounces ground turkey
1 whole egg
3 tablespoons onion powder
2 tablespoons garlic powder
1 tablespoon kosher salt
½ tablespoon ground black pepper
1 tablespoon fennel seeds
1 teaspoon crushed red pepper
1 teaspoon dried oregano
- In a large bowl thoroughly mix all ingredients, wrap bowl with plastic wrap and place in the refrigerator for at least 8 hours to allow flavors meld together.
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
- Form sausage mixture into patties and place in the oven for about 15-20 minutes, until sausage patties are cooked thoroughly and internal temperature reaches 165 degrees.