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Jimmy Dean Sizzlin' Sausage Melt

Yield 12 servings


  • 1 package Regular Flavor Jimmy Dean Pork Sausage, cooked, crumbled and drained
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1/4 cup shallots, finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened
  • 1 (4-ounce) jar chopped pimientos
  • 1/2 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 1 loaf thinly sliced Italian bread or party rye
  • 6 3-inch strips roasted red pepper to garnish (optional)

How to Make It

  1. Preheat oven 375° F. In mixing bowl, combine cooked sausage, garlic, shallots, Parmesan, cream cheese, and pimientos; mix well. Spoon mixture into a shallow ovenproof dish or pie plate; sprinkle top with Mozzarella cheese. Garnish with roasted pepper strips if desired. Bake 15 minutes or until cheese is lightly browned. Serve with Italian party rye bread.