Southwestern-Style Sausage


  • Chicken/Turkey Sausage Master Base*
  • 3 fresh or canned seeded and finely chopped jalapeno peppers
  • 1 cup seeded and finely chopped mild chile peppers
  • 3 tablespoons chopped garlic
  • 1 ½ cups fresh-chopped cilantro
  • 3 tablespoons ground cumin
  • 3 tablespoons ground paprika
  • 2 tablespoons chili power
  • ¾ cup fresh lime juice
  • ¾ tequila

Instructions 1. Follow instructions for “Chicken/Turkey Sausage Master Base”
2. Measure out the above combinations before adding them into the base. Mix well.
3. Make a small taster patty, cook and taste. Adjust the seasonings if necessary.

Chicken/Turkey Sausage Master Base Recipe
Yield: 12 pounds
7 pounds boned chicken and turkey leg and thigh meat.
3 pounds boned chicken breast meat
1 ½ pounds pork fat cut into 1/4 –inch dice, or 1 cup olive oil
1 tablespoon finely chopped garlic
2 tablespoon coarse grind black pepper
3 tablespoons kosher salt
1 ½ cups wine or ¾ spirits and ¾ cup water

1. Grind the poultry through a medium or medium/coarse plate and season with the above ingredients.

Click here to submit recipe

Leave a Reply