Hot Sicilian Sausage

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Feb. 18, 2010

This is a great starter sausage!


Hog casing 1 Medium (4 ft)
Pork shoulder 2 Pound
Mustard seeds 2 Teaspoon (yellow whole)
Dried rosemary 1 Teaspoon
Coarse salt 2 Teaspoon
Cracked black pepper 1 Teaspoon
Sugar 1 Teaspoon
Korean red pepper flakes 1/2 Teaspoon
Dijon mustard 1 Teaspoon , prepared
Garlic clove 4 Medium , minced



1) Cut the pork shoulder into 1 inch cubes and keep really cold, put in freezer if possible for 1/2 hour before grinding.

2) Mix garlic, mustard seed, & rosemary with cubed pork, and then grind with coarse disk on your grinder.

3) Combine salt, pepper, sugar, dijon mustard, and red pepper with ground meat mixture and mix well.

4) Prepare the sausage casing and stuff into casings.

5) Twist off into links or leave as coils. Prick air pockets, and refrigerate at least overnight before cooking.


6) Grill or fry the sausages as desired. These can be stored in fridge for 2-3 days, or frozen for up to 3 months.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy