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Looking for quick and easy dinner ideas for a busy weeknight? How about adding sausage to it? These recipes are perfectly delicious and quick to make.
The great thing about sausage is that it’s a hearty ingredient that adds a lot of flavor to any dish. So you can take regular pasta or salad and create a whole new recipe simply by adding bits of sausage to it. A casserole made of sausage is the perfect comfort food too. And you can have healthy options too.
We’ve made this list having in mind quickly and easily prepared recipes that all include sausage. Add your favorites to your busy weeknight rotation. Enjoy!
Recipes in this Post
Garlic Roasted Tomato Chicken Sausage Zucchini Noodles
These Garlic Roasted Tomato Chicken Sausage Zucchini Noodles are a low-carb, incredibly delicious 30-minute meal. See the article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.
Wild Rice Sausage Kale Bowl
Easy wild rice sausage kale bowl is a 3-ingredient dinner that’s flavorful and filling – perfect for a weeknight family dinner. See the article for the complete method.
This easy Cajun jambalaya recipe is so good, so flavorful, and so easy to make homemade. See the article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.
Smoked Sausage and Black-Eyed Peas
This recipe takes about 2 hours, start to finish. You can shave off some time and have excellent results if you make it in an Instant Pot. Follow this link for the complete recipe.
Italian Sausage Casserole
This Italian Sausage Casserole is delicious and loaded with flavors from meat, herbs, and vegetables. A healthy and yummy option for those in a gluten-free and low-carb diet, too. Perfect winter comfort food. Follow this article for the cooking method.
Pici and Tuscan Sausage Ragu
A rich and flavor-packed Tuscan sausage ragu made with the most delicious Italian sausages, fennel seeds, red wine, and plum tomatoes, cooked to perfection and served with Pici pasta. Follow this article for the complete method.
Oktoberfest Sausage Skewers
It’s like a party on a kabob. See this link for the complete recipe.
Zucchini Noodles with Chicken Sausage, Tomato, and Basil
This zucchini-noodle dish with sausage pasta, tomato, and basil is a simple and fresh way to enjoy a high-protein, low-carbohydrate meal. It’s easy to make, family friendly, and packed with flavor. Follow the article for the recipe.
Cabbage and Sausage Foil Packets
Cabbage and Sausage Foil Packets are the perfect effortless dinner. See this article for the complete list of ingredients and instructions.
Broccolini, Chicken Sausage, and Orzo Skillet
All too often you don’t want to be bothered with assembling separate elements of a meal. For those times, there are all-in-one dinners like this. Follow the link for the complete cooking instructions.
Sausage and Colcannon Bake
Comfort food, layered on top of comfort food. With gravy. See the link for the cooking instructions.
One Pot Sausage Orzo Soup
This One Pot Sausage Orzo Soup with Spicy Italian Sausage, Orzo Pasta with rich tomato flavor is delicious and takes only 20 minutes to make. Follow this link for the cooking method.
Easy One Pan Keto Italian Sausage Skillet
Looking for a fantastic low carb one pan dinner idea? This Easy One Pan Keto Italian Sausage Skillet is so simple and full of flavor. See the article for the complete instructions.
Foil Pack Garlic Butter Sausage and Veggies
Easy Tin Foil Pack Garlic Butter Sausage and Veggies. A delicious meal that takes 15 minutes of prep time or less. Follow the article for the complete cooking method.
Creamy One-Pot Pasta with Sausage and Spinach
This is an amazing creamy one-pot pasta with sausage and spinach. Follow the article for the list of ingredients and instructions.
Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli
This delicious orecchiette pasta dish is quick and easy to make and the whole family will eat it up, broccoli and all. See this link for the method.
Sheet-Pan Green Beans and Sausage Dinner
This Sheet-Pan Green Beans and Sausage Dinner is perfect for those busy weeknights. Just toss the fresh green beans and chicken sausage together and bake for 20 minutes or less. See the article for the recipe.
Italian Sausage Peppers and Onions
Quick, easy and delicious one-skillet dinner. This recipe for Italian Sausage Peppers and Onions is so versatile. You can have it over mashed potatoes, pasta, polenta, cauliflower rice, or as an Italian sub sandwich. See this link for the complete cooking instructions.
Sausage, Pepper, and Rice Skillet
Smoky kielbasa sizzled with sweet bell pepper, onions, and garlic in vibrant tomato sauce. This sausage, pepper and rice skillet is downright delicious. See this link for the method.
One Pan Creamy Gnocchi with Sausage
This one-pan creamy gnocchi with sausage recipe is an easy, quick, and incredibly delicious comfort food meal. Ready in 30 minutes. See this article for the list of ingredients and instructions.
Sausage Pasta Skillet
Check out a terrific recipe for sausage pasta skillet. See the article for the complete cooking method.