Appetizer Essentials: Tortilla Beef Sausage Bites

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By Andy Anderson !
from Wichita, KS

These appetizers are insanely easy to put together, and always manage to be one of the first things that disappear off my serving trays. I’ve made these for more catering events than I can count, and I always get positive reviews. Besides tasting really yummy, they have awesome presentation. So, you ready… Let’s get into the kitchen.

serves 2 - 3
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top


  •   2 medium
    beef smoked sausages
  •   2 Tbsp
    grapeseed oil, or other non-flavored oil
  •   2 medium
    flour tortillas
  •   2 slice
    provolone cheese
    other yummy sauces

How To Make

  • 1
  • 2
    Gather your Ingredients (mise en place).
  • 3
    Add the sausages to a sauté pan over medium heat.
  • 4
    Roll them in the pan, until they begin to brown, about 5 – 7 minutes.
  • 5
    Lay a flour tortilla on a clean surface.
  • 6
    Place a piece of provolone on top.
  • 7
    Put one of the sausages on top of the cheese.
  • 8
    Roll together tightly.
  • 9
    Add the oil to the sauté pan, over medium heat.
  • 10
    Place the tortillas, seam-side down in the pan.
  • 11
    Allow them to cook for about 2 minutes, to seal the seam.
  • 12
    Roll in the pan until evenly browned, about 3 – 5 minutes.
  • 13
  • 14
    Cut on the bias, top with your favorite sauce, and serve while still nice and hot. Enjoy.
  • 15
    Keep the faith, and keep cooking.

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