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Spring (Sausage) Is in the Air

The days may still be brisk, but you can likely see signs of springtime emerging — flowers starting to bloom, birds singing and the days getting longer. It also probably means you're ready to start switching from the warm, hearty dishes of winter to the lighter and sweeter springtime offerings. Soon, fresh fruits and vegetables will abound and thoughts of strawberries, cherries, mango, pineapple and more are likely starting to dance around in your head. 

Premio sausage pairs perfectly with your favorite spring fruit. From strawberry and sausage salads to pineapple and mango dip and more, here are five of our favorite deliciously fruity spring recipes. 

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Pancake Muffins

5 Kid-Friendly Breakfast Ideas

Looking for breakfast recipes for kids that they'll actually enjoy? It can be challenging to serve up something everyone will love in the morning, and when you're all in a hurry to head off to school and work, breakfast time becomes crunch time. Luckily for you, that stress ends now. We've got five kid-friendly breakfast ideas that are sure to start everyone's days off on the right foot. Quick, simple and delicious, these recipes are everything you need to kick-start the day.

Tips for Kid-Friendly Breakfasts

When it comes to making breakfast for kids, a few tips will go a long way, no matter what you end up making. Kids and parents alike enjoy a breakfast that's:
  • Fast: During the week, you and your kids want something quick before they have to run off f... Read more
Sausage in Cast Iron Skillet

Tips for Cooking With a Cast Iron Skillet

Nobody would blame you if you naturally gravitate towards the sleek, shiny non-stick pan while browsing the kitchen section of your local department store. It can handle your average fried egg with ease, and you don't spend 20 minutes trying to scrape off any gross food residue. Somehow the remaining food particles of what you just ate is always ickier after being touched by water. But you shouldn't judge a book by its cover. You've probably had to deal with some of the less friendly features of a non-stick pan— an allergy to high heat, the inability to brown effectively or make simple glazes and the frustration that comes when non-stick suddenly becomes extra sticky. You might be delighted to know that there is a solution, or at the very least, an alternative. Most modern-day coo... Read more

Best Condiments and Toppings on Sausage

With a $24 billion condiment market in the U.S., it's clear that people are willing to buy and try all sorts of condiments to find the perfect toppings to complement their favorite foods. When it comes to sausage, many toppings will add flavor and texture to an already-delicious food. We've compiled a list of 15 of the best sausage condiments for you to try so you can enjoy quality sausage in a variety of ways.

1. Caramelized Onions

Caramelized onions offer the perfect combination of sweet and savory to take any quality sausage to the next level. If you like your onions on the sweeter side, use Vidalia onions instead of standard yellow onions. Slice onions and let t... Read more
sausage side dishes

What Are the Best Side Dishes to Complement Your Sausage?

Are you in need of some side dishes to accent your sausage dinner? For many, sausages provide a hearty, satisfying option when it comes to whipping up anything, from quick and easy grilling recipes and stews to health-conscious fare featuring time-saving Italian sausage.


As a prime member of the protein group, a well-made sausage will provide you with much-needed vitamin B-12, iron and healthy fats.


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10 Unique Sausage Taco Recipes

10 Unique Sausage Taco Recipes Taco Tuesday is one of our favorite nights of the week. From hard shells to soft tortillas and spicy to mild meats, there are a million different ways to mix up this delicious dish. If you feel like your taco nights are growing a bit stale as you cycle through the same one or two recipes time and again, why not try mixing things up by swapping out your beef, chicken or pork for sausage as the key ingredient in your tacos? Perhaps the best part about using sausage in your tacos is the sheer variety it offers. After all, there isn’t just one kind of sausage. There’s Italian sausag... Read more
sausage and bean stew

How to Create the Coziest Stew

As we enter the fall season, it's time to start making our favorite fall recipes. Flavorful, cozy stews are always a great option for keeping the family warm and full. Here's how to create the perfect stew.

1. Choose Your Ingredients

  The great thing about making a stew is that you can tailor it to your family's preferred tastes. Even if you don't enjoy favorites like beef stew, you have lots of options to create something you'll enjoy. Get creative with these four core elements of a stew:
  • Vegetables: You can try any combination of vegetables that you like. Potatoes are always a great option, or add some green like broccoli or peppers. A tasty stew has a variety of ingredients, so including vegetables helps your family get the serving... Read more

How to Cook Sausage

Whether you prefer your links spicy or Italian-style, sausage adds a flavorful kick to nearly any meal. You can prepare it in several ways, and it blends well with a host of other foods. Properly prepared sausage adds a protein punch to many dishes. How do you cook sausage? What are the best ways to cook sausage? What recipes can you kick up a notch with this flavorful meat? How to Cook Sausage

Ways to Cook Sausage

You can prepare sausage in three primary ways: grilling it, pan-frying it or broiling it.
  • Grilling sausage: To grill sausage, preheat your grill to medium. Cook pork ... Read more

How to Make the Perfect Sausage Rolls

How to Make the Perfect Sausage Rolls

Every family needs a great food-related tradition as part of their family culture. We think sausage rolls are a terrific candidate for this purpose because they’re so simple, tasty and universally appealing. Your family may already have a unique take on this classic, but if not, then now is the perfect time to create one. Once you’ve got your recipe down, it makes for a fantastic addition to any large gathering, holiday parties or even casual summer picnics.

Of course, there isn’t just one sausage roll across...

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10 Unique Ground Sausage Recipes

10 Unique Ground Sausage Recipes

We all love classics like ground beef, chicken and pork. These ingredients are perfect for including in many different recipes and are all great staples to keep on hand in your freezer. But variety is truly the spice of life, and some days, it can be fun to mix things up. On the days you’re looking to try something a little different, you can substitute these staple ground meats for some tasty ground sausage. One of the easiest ways to start incorporating ground sausage into your diet is to simply substitute it into your favorite tried-and-true recipes. You can often keep everything about these recipes the same, and just substitute sausage for the meat recommended in the recipe. This is one method of adding a little variety to your protein intake, but we’ve got another idea as well. ... Read more