Braised Sausages With Smoky Bacon and Cider

Best easy sausage recipes

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Looking for sausage recipes? We have plenty of ideas here, from Italian sausage recipes to sausage casseroles and sausage pasta recipes (sausage, kale and mustard rigatoni, or sausage, lemon and mustard). We also have a couple of epic sausage roll recipes, one for the whole family and one a bit more posh. Check out our easy ideas here…


Sausages with mustard and cider gravy

Add a festive touch to your bangers and mash with a cider-laced gravy for the ultimate winter warmer.

Sausage Recipe with Cider and Mustard Gravy

Italian sausage casserole with cheesy garlic bread and gremolata

Got guests coming over? Make this satisfying sausage stew ahead, then chuck the cheesy garlic bread in the oven when everyone arrives.

Sausage Casserole Recipe with Gremolata

Sausage meatball and butternut squash traybake

Turn your sausages into meatballs and roast with bitesize pieces of squash and crisp sage for an all-in-one midweek meal.

Meatball Traybake with Sausages and Butternut Squash

Wild boar sausage toad in the hole

This is a simple twist on a classic – swapping out everyday pork bangers for something a little more adventurous.

Toad in The Hole Recipe With Wild Boar Sausages

Macaronade sétoise

Originating from Southern France, this robust pasta dish is made by simmering steak and sausages in a rich, chilli powder-laced tomato sauce.

Macaronade sétoise

Boston baked beans and sausages

Pack protein into this hearty one-pot with pork sausages, smoked bacon and homemade baked beans.

Sausage and Bean Casserole for an Easy One Pot Sausage Recipe

Sausage, sweet potato and red onion toad-in-the-hole with mustard gravy

We add an extra bit of sweetness to this classic British recipe with crisp red onions, skin-on sweet potatoes and a creamy mustard gravy.

Toad in The Hole Recipe with Sweet Potatoes

Sausages and lentils recipe with kale

Want an easy midweek sausage recipe? Make our sausage one-pot – served with kale and a quick, punchy gremolata on the side.

Sausage and Lentils Recipe with Kale

Penne with broccoli and mustardy sausage meatballs

A creamy mustard sauce livens up this meatball and broccoli pasta dish, make it for a comforting midweek meal for the whole family.

Sausage Meatball Pasta Recipe with Broccoli

Turkey sage cannelloni

Check out our creamy cannelloni pasta recipe with turkey, sage, sausages and butternut squash. This epic leftovers ideas will make an easy family dinner.

Turkey Cannelloni Recipe with Sage

Herb and mustard toad in the hole

Check out our epic toad in the hole with mustard, herbs and cumberland sausages. Rosemary and mustard powder give a fancy twist to a traditional toad in the hole. Make sure the baking dish is big enough to hold all the sausages with enough space for the batter to puff up in between.

Toad in The Hole Recipe with Rosemary

Sticky honey and mustard catherine wheel sausage with pears, cobnuts and celeriac mash

Check out this comforting sausage recipe with chipolatas and creamy celeriac mash. It’s not just the name that makes this dish perfect for a bonfire or firework party. The mix of sticky, sweet, savoury and a pop of heat from the mustard is exactly the kind of thing you want to be eating on a cold autumn night – fire blazing, scarves done up tightly and sparklers at the ready.

Catherine Wheel Sausage Recipe with Celeriac Mash

Sausages with blackberries, bay and juniper

Check out our slow-cooked sausages with juicy blackberries, bay leaves and fruity juniper berries. Perfect for a midweek dinner, served with buttery mashed potatoes and dijon mustard.

Sausages with Juniper and Bay Recipe

Smoky sausage lasagne with butternut

Jazz up this classic family recipe with herby sausages, smoky paprika and oozing mozzarella. Make our flavoursome lasagne for an easy midweek meal.

Butternut Squash Lasagne Recipe with Sausage

Harissa-honey sausage skewers

Check out these honey glazed cocktail sausages with harissa. These quick and easy skewers are super simple to make and ready in just 30 minutes, a perfect side to your summer bbq.

Sausage Skewers Recipe with Harissa and Honey

Sausages and mash with quick onion gravy

The ultimate sausage and mash recipe! Onion gravy doesn’t have to take for ever. Using a few quick cheats, this simple recipe allows you to make a comforting family favourite in under 30 minutes.

Sausage pasta with kale and mustard

Check out this simple sausage pasta recipe with kale and mustard. This Italian sausage pasta dish is super quick and easy to make, and you can easily use spaghetti if you don’t have rigatoni.

Sausage Pasta Recipe With Kale and Mustard

Braised Italian sausages with cheesy polenta

Italian-style sausages with streaky bacon, herbs and a splash of red wine. Serve with some cheesy polenta for extra flavour and you’ve got a quick and easy midweek meal for all the family.

braised italian sausages

Italian sausages with peppers, borlotti beans and rosemary

One-pots are perfect for stress-free midweek meals, and this recipe for Italian sausages with peppers, borlotti beans and rosemary is ready in just 30 minutes and under 500 calories.

Italian sausages with peppers, borlotti beans and rosemary

Sausages braised with smoky bacon and cider

This recipe for sausages braised with smoky bacon and cider is a poshed-up sausage and mash and it’s a guaranteed crowd-pleaser. It takes a little while but is really easy to make.

Braised Sausages With Smoky Bacon and Cider

Spicy sausage and egg naan

Check out our quick and easy sausage and egg naan. Treat yourself and make this super speedy yet indulgent recipe for a simple brunch treat.

Sausage and Egg Naan

Sausage pappardelle with kale

Check out this super quick and easy pappardelle with spicy sausage and curly kale. The ribbons of pappardelle and hint of chilli make this dish a wonderful warming midweek meal for two.

Sausage Pappardelle Recipe with Kale

Fennel, sausage, tomato and mozzarella hand pies

Check out Edd Kimber’s fennel, sausage, tomato and mozzarella hand pies. These easy-to-make golden American hand pies are super crispy and packed with gooey mozzarella, the perfect lunchtime snack.

Fennel Sausage hand pie recipe

Merguez with cannellini beans and spinach

This recipe for merguez sausages with cannellini beans and spinach makes a great speedy midweek meal for two. Plus, it’s freezer-friendly

Eastern sausage and egg muffins

This weekend why not treat your friends to Sabrina Ghayour’s indulgent sausage and egg muffin. Forget the Golden Arches, this is a healthier and more delicious option that can be made in the comfort of your own kitchen. This recipe serves four and takes a little bit of time but, with those delicious spices, it’s well worth the wait.

Eastern Sausage and Egg Muffins

Fennel-spiced sausage plait

A grown-up take on everyone’s favourite picnic snack. Made with an added kick of chilli and mustard with a crunch of sesame, this makes for a comforting midweek meal.

Fennel-Spiced Sausage Plait Recipe

Rigatoni with sausage, lemon and mustard

Love sausages? Love pasta? Then you’ll make this quick and easy midweek meal time and time again. Full of spicy fennel flavour, it’s fast and good value.

Sausage Rigatoni Recipe With Lemon and Mustard

Grilled sausages with pepper salad

Upgrade your usual BBQ banger with this recipe for grilled sausages with pepper salad using Luganighetta wheels from Donald Russell.

Grilled Sausages With Pepper Salad

Italian sausages with sage, chilli and butternut mash

Sausages and mash: two words we love. Make it Italian-style with a sage, chilli and butternut mash. Pick sausages with Italian spices and you’ve got a quick and easy midweek meal for all the family.

Italian Sausage Recipe With Sage, Chilli and Butternut Squash Mash

Toulouse sausage and butter bean casserole

Our sausage, bacon and butter bean one-pot has all the flavour of a slow-cooked casserole, but is so easy to make and takes under 1 hour to cook – perfect for a comforting midweek meal.

Toulouse Sausage Casserole Recipe With Butter Beans

Italian sausage and fennel lasagne

A new recipe for lasagne. We love this one, it’s full of delicious Italian flavours. Made with sausage and fennel seeds this baked pasta dish is easy, comforting and will feed a crowd. Serve with a green salad on the side.

Italian Sausage and Fennel Lasagne Recipe

Roasted merguez sausages, peppers and tomatoes with pitta and herbed yoghurt

These spicy lamb bangers are perfect roasted. Serve in a tomato sauce and plenty of pitta bread to mop up the juices. Good for two, or more.

Roasted Merguez Sausages, Peppers and Tomatoes With Yogurt

Smoky sausage and kale pizza

Prepare your dough beforehand to make this easy Brooklyn-style smoky sausage and crispy kale pizza. It’s packed full of flavour and, as soon as your dough is risen and ready, it only takes 45 minutes to bake – perfect mid-week cheesy comfort food!

Smoky sausage and kale pizza

Sausage röstis with caramelised onion gravy

A great sausage recipe: beautifully roasted bangers nestled in a potato roti, with delicious onion gravy to pour over. Comfort food at its best. Friends and family will thank you for sharing this.

Sausage and Potato Rösti Recipe With Caramelised Onion Gravy

Pasta with smoky sausage ragu

The best sausage and pasta recipe for two. Add a hint of smoked paprika and with the fennel seeds you’ll get a more interesting sauce than anything you can buy. Rigatoni is the perfect pasta shape for holding onto the sauce – so grab a fork and enjoy!

Smoky sausage ragu pasta

Italian sausage-stuffed peppers

We love the bold flavour combinations in this recipe for Italian sausage-stuffed peppers. What makes it even better, is that this dish can be made in under an hour – perfect for a comforting midweek meal.


Onions stuffed with spiced sausage

This makes a great and more filling alternative to the traditional bacon-wrapped chipolatas for a Christmas meal. The onions are stuffed with sausagemeat, rice and warm spices and cooked until golden brown.