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Sausages with Peppers and Onions

Prep time 8 mins
Cook time 12 mins
Yield

Serves: 4

Cris Martin, 46, Glen Burnie, Md. "I just started working again, and this is my favorite fast dinner to make when I get home."

Ingredients

  • 1 onion, sliced into 1/2-inch-thick rings
  • 1 large red bell pepper, seeded and quartered
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • 4 links fully cooked sausages with Cheddar
  • 4 hot dog buns
  • Spicy mustard for serving, optional

Nutrition Information

  • calories 369
  • fat 22 g
  • satfat 7 g
  • protein 13 g
  • carbohydrate 28 g
  • fiber 2 g
  • cholesterol 40 mg
  • sodium 982 mg

How to Make It

  1. Preheat grill to medium. Thread onion pieces, from end to end, onto metal or soaked wooden skewers. Brush onions and bell pepper with oil and season with salt and pepper. Place sausages and vegetables on grill. If using a gas grill, close cover. Cook, turning occasionally, until vegetables are slightly charred and tender and meat has browned, 6 to 8 minutes for peppers and sausages and 8 to 12 minutes for onions. Remove to a cutting board.

  2. During last minute of cooking, place buns on grill and cook until toasted, turning once, about 1 minute total. Slide onion pieces off skewers and chop with peppers. Line each bun with chopped vegetables and top with sausages. Serve with spicy mustard, if desired.

Also appeared in: All You, November, 2014;