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sausage & cabbage surprise

a recipe by
Embers Stephens
Macon, GA

This can be made with mild or spicy sausage --Make it to suit your family's taste!!!

serves 6 to 8
prep time 15 Min
cook time 1 Hr
method Stove Top

Ingredients For sausage & cabbage surprise

  • 2 lb
    smoked sausage, cut into 3/4-inch slices
  • 1 lg
    onion, cut into eighths
  • 1 md
    cabbage, cut into small chunks
  • 1/2 c
  • 1 lb
    carrots, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 5 md
    potatoes, peeled and cut into 3/4-inch cubes

How To Make sausage & cabbage surprise

  • 1
    Brown sausage in a Dutch oven; remove sausage and drain on paper towels. Drain off drippings, reserving 1 tablespoon in Dutch oven.
  • 2
    Saute onion in reserved drippings 3 to 5 minutes, adding any seasonings you like; add sausage, cabbage, and water. Cover and cook over low heat 10 minutes. Stir in carrots and potatoes; cover and cook an additional 20 minutes or until the vegetables are tender.