Italian Sausage Recipes For Every Occasion

Toss it in a soup, mix it into pasta, pop it on a pizza, or throw it on a bun—sweet or spicy, Italian sausage goes with whatever you're craving for dinner.
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Butternut Squash, Sweet Sausage & Gnocchi with Sage

Butternut Squash, Sweet Sausage & Gnocchi with Sage

This comforting dish is a little sweet, a little salty, a little cheesy, and a little wine-y! 

Recipe: Try our Butternut Squash, Sweet Sausage & Gnocchi with Sage

Grilled Sausage & Radicchio Pizza

grilled sausage and radicchio pizza

Make it hot or sweet depending on your sausage preferences, then add some ricotta to cool things down.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Sausage & Radicchio Pizza

Sausage, Tomato & Fennel Shells

sausage tomato and fennel shells

What's more Italian than buttery shells and zesty Italian sausage? This one'll keep the kids (and you) coming back for more. 

Recipe: Try our Sausage, Tomato & Fennel Shells

Sausage Cacciatore

Sausage Cacciatore

Put a twist on a classic Italian recipe for a whole new flavor.

Recipe: Try our Sausage Cacciatore

Spaghetti Squash with Sausage & Greens

Spaghetti Squash with Sausage and Greens

Tired of pasta? Give spaghetti squash a try! Top with sweet sausage, spinach, and crushed red pepper.

Recipe: Try our Spaghetti Squash with Sausage & Greens

Italian Sausage Supper Stuffing

italian sausage supper stuffing

There are so many flavors in this dish, but the hot pickled cherry peppers are a standout. 

Recipe: Try our Italian Sausage Supper Stuffing

Fettuccine with Sausage & Kale

Fettuccine with Sausage & Kale

With five ingredients and tons of flavor, this might become your new weeknight go-to. 

Recipe: Try our Fettuccini with Sausage & Kale

Chicken Sausage with Roasted Rapini

Chicken Sausage with Roasted Rapini

Italian-style chicken sausage pairs perfectly with spiced broccoli rabe.

Recipe: Try our Chicken Sausage with Roasted Rapini

Rach's Brown Butter, Sage & Sausage Casarecce

brown butter sage and sausage casarecce

It may look (and taste) complex, but this rich pasta dish comes together in just 30 minutes.

Recipe: Try Rach's Brown Butter, Sage & Sausage Casarecce

Artichoke & Sausage Pizza

artichoke & sausage pizza

Why order pizza when making this Italian delicacy is faster—and tastier—than delivery?

Recipe: Try our Artichoke & Sausage Pizza

Sausage Orecchiette

Sausage Orecchiette

This orecchiette-sausage dish will be your new go-to in no time!

Recipe: Try our Sausage Orecchiette

Roasted Sausages with Tomatoes & White Beans

roasted sausages with tomatoes white beans

A one-dish dinner full of protein and veggies that's ready in half an hour? You might need to change tonight's dinner plans. 

Recipe: Try our Roasted Sausages with Tomatoes & White Beans

Sausage, Potato & Cheese Waffles

sausage potato and cheese waffles

Waffles for dinner, anyone? These are so good, you'll want them for every meal!

Recipe: Try our Sausage, Potato & Cheese Waffles

Italian Sausage & White Bean Penne

Italian Sausage & White Bean Penne

With 7 cups of spinach, a bag of peppers, and a can of beans, this colorful dish has all the nutrients—and all the flavor.

Recipe: Try our Italian Sausage & White Bean Penne

Smoky Italian Pork Burgers

Smoky Italian Pork Burgers

Sweet sausage burgers with a piquante pepper and arugula topping will make you rethink the classic beef burger. 

Recipe: Try our Smoky Italian Pork Burgers

Italian Sausage & Bean Soup

Italian sausage and bean soup in white bowl

Round up your veggies, wine, sausage, and beans, and get to enjoying this fall-worthy soup.

Recipe: Try our Italian Sausage & Bean Soup

Grilled Sausage with Fennel Slaw

Grilled Sausages with Fennel Slaw

Think of this recipe as a fancier, tastier take on ballpark hotdogs that the whole family will love.

Recipe: Try our Grilled Sausage with Fennel Slaw

Italian Sausage Frittata

Italian Sausage Frittata

With eggs, bread, peppers, and sausage, this frittata is just as good for dinner as it is for brunch. 

Recipe: Try our Italian Sausage Frittata

Pumpkin Polenta with Italian Sausage & Fennel

Pumpkin Polenta with Chorizo and Black Beans

This sweet bowl of polenta packs major fall vibes. Thyme and nutmeg add warmth to the base, and the fennel-sausage topping adds fresh sweetness. 

Recipe: Try our Pumpkin Polenta with Italian Sausage & Fennel

Italian Sausage & Chickpea Soup

Italian Sausage & Chickpea Soup

Toss veggies, sausage, and beans into a pot with stock. Let it cook and top with fresh arugula. That's all you have to do to enjoy this quick, tasty dinner. 

Recipe: Try our Italian Sausage & Chickpea Soup

Sausage Strombolis

sausage strombolis

Wrap sausage, cheese, and veggies in pizza dough for a very Italian meal. 

Recipe: Try our Sausage Strombolis

Sliced Sausages over Spaghetti with Tomato-Basil Sauce

sliced sausages over spaghetti with tomato basil sauce

Give basic spaghetti a simple facelift with slices of hearty Italian sausage and fresh basil. 

Recipe: Try our Sliced Sausages over Spaghetti with Tomato-Basil Sauce

Big-Batch Grilled Sausages, Peppers & Onions

Grilled sausages, peppers and onions

Make up a bunch of this savory sausage-veggie mix, then use it in pastas, soups, and more!

Recipe: Try our Big-Batch Grilled Sausages, Peppers & Onions

Sausage Farfalle

sausage farfalle

Eggplant, lemon zest, and parsley give this savory dish a fresh hit that makes it perfect for a quick weeknight dinner. 

Recipe: Try our Sausage Farfalle

Drunken Risotto with Sausage & Spinach

drunken risotto with sausage and spinach

Need a new fall dinner fave? With three cups of red wine and plenty of sausage, onion, and garlic, this risotto will do the trick. 

Recipe: Try our Drunken Risotto with Sausage & Spinach

Sausage, Egg & Cheese Turnovers

sausage egg and cheese turnovers

Saturday called; it wants you to make these meaty, eggy, cheesy turnovers for breakfast. 

Recipe: Try our Sausage, Egg & Cheese Turnovers

Farro & Sausage Stew

farro & sausage stew

Grab your farro and kale, and make this nutritious, delicious meal perfect for a cool night. 

Recipe: Try our Farro & Sausage Stew

Roast Sausages & Grapes

roast sausages grapes

Wine, balsamic, and rosemary flavor this simple sausage and grape roast.

Recipe: Try our Roast Sausages & Grapes

Sausage Pizza Dip

sausage pizza dip

Say hello to your new favorite party app! With three types of cheese and plenty of tomato and sausage, this pizza dip will win over any crowd.

Recipe: Try our Sausage Pizza Dip

Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet Supper

Sausage and Butternut Squash Skillet Supper

Hit the perfect sweet-savory balance with this spice-filled skillet supper. 

Recipe: Try our Sausage & Butternut Squash Skillet Supper

Sausage, Zucchini & Potato Stoup

Sausage, Zucchini & Potato Stoup

This stoup has alllll the veggies in it—potatoes, fennel, onions, zucchini, and cherry tomatoes. It's hearty, not heavy.

Recipe: Try our Sausage, Zucchini & Potato Stoup

Squash & Sausage Pasta

Squash & Sausage Pasta

Give sausage a summery take with summer squash, creamy goat cheese, and mint. 

Recipe: Try our Squash & Sausage Pasta

Farro Soup with Italian Sausage & Broccolini

farro soup with italian sausage and broccolini

Top this veggie-filled soup with herbs and a dollop of mascarpone cheese for a cold-weather meal that checks all the boxes.

Recipe: Try our Farro Soup with Italian Sausage & Broccolini

Sausage, Pepper & White Bean Bake

Sausage, Pepper & White Bean Skillet Dinner

This tomatoe-y skillet bake gets a nice crunch from a layer of broiled breadcrumbs.

Recipe: Try our Sausage, Pepper & White Bean Bake

Amanda Freitag's Italian Sausage Chili

Amanda Freitag's Italian Sausage Chili

Sure, you could make your basic beef chili for the hundredth time, or you could give it a delicious twist with Italian sausage, white beans, green pepper, and parsley. 

Recipe: Try Amanda Freitag's Italian Sausage Chili