Serve grilled chicken, turkey, or pork sausages, serve on hot dog buns, and top with Mixed-Pepper Compote—a mixture of bell peppers and onions seasoned with garlic, chili powder and Italian seasoning. This recipe makes 12 servings, so it’s great for summer entertaining.


  • 2 sweet onions, sliced into 1/2-inch rings
  • Salt and pepper
  • 12 chicken, turkey or pork sausages
  • 12 top-sliced hot dog buns
  • Mixed Pepper Compote


Cook Time:
Prep Time:

  1. Preheat grill to mediumlow. Push a metal skewer through onion rings horizontally.
  2. Mist onion rings with nonstick cooking spray; season with salt and pepper. Grill for 20 minutes, turning often, until tender. Remove from grill, cut each ring in half and separate. Set aside.
  3. Grill sausages, turning often, until a meat thermometer registers 170°F when stuck into thickest part, 20 minutes. Serve in buns with onions and pepper compote.

August 2008

Also featured in: Get Ready for Summer Special, All You, 2014

Nutritional Information

  • Calories: 342
  • Fat: 22g
  • Saturated fat: 5g
  • Protein: 13g
  • Carbohydrate: 24g
  • Fiber: 0g
  • Cholesterol: 26mg
  • Sodium: 000mg