CROCK POT SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS

These Crock Pot Sausage and Peppers are so tasty and incredibly flavorful and simple to make. Italian sausage, peppers, onions and seasoning.

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CROCK POT SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS

Do you have that one person who is always so hard to buy for? Year after year you struggle with what to get them? Then I have the perfect suggestion! It’s great for guys or gals! The Johnsonville Sizzling Sausage Grill is the perfect holiday gift for the sausage lover in your life. The Sizzling Sausage Grill is easy to use and creates perfectly cooked fresh sausages every time in less than 15 minutes. It works anywhere there is an electrical outlet and is easy to transport. The grill has an enclosed design that seals completely when locked so that the sausages are cooked and browned evenly, the juices and flavor don’t escape, and no drippings splatter outside the grill.Johnsonville Sausage Grill with Sausage and Peppers on a bun

HOW TO MAKE PERFECTLY COOKED SAUSAGE

With this indoor electric grill, you can cook up Johnsonville sausages from the comfort of your own home, without all the prep or tons of cleanup! The grill ensures perfectly cooked sausage in just 15 minutes, which is perfect for a quick protein fix. Only want to cook a couple of sausages? No problem you can cook up to 5 sausages at a time! It’s also the perfect party solution so you can enjoy your holiday party without being stuck in the kitchen, or burning the Johnsonville sausage. This grill is so easy to clean! The grilling plates pop off along with the grease drip cup and they all can go right into the dishwasher! Boom! We love easy, right?removable plates

ITALIAN SAUSAGE, PEPPERS AND ONIONS

So today, I thought I would share one of my absolute favorite recipes for sausage and peppers. This can be served in so many ways. We are gonna easily cook up those Johnsonville Italian Sweet Sausages in the Johnsonville Sizzling Sausage Grill so the sausage gets that slightly crispy outside and super juicy inside. You can pop the peppers and onions in your slow cooker and let them hang out and cook for a few hours so all you have to do is add the cooked sausage and you are done! Put out some hot dog buns and let guests serve themselves! Plus, I think the colors are kinda festive, don’t you? Crock Pot Sausage and Peppers recipe from The Country Cook

WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
Johnsonville Italian Sweet Sausages
red peppers
green peppers
onion
salt and pepper
Italian seasoning
garlic powder
tomato paste
water
hot dog buns (or cooked pasta), to serveItalian Sweet Sausage, Red Peppers, Green Peppers, Onions, Italian Seasoning, Garlic Powder, Tomato Paste

HOW TO MAKE CROCK POT SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS:

Slice up all the green peppers, red peppers and onions. This takes the most time in the preparation. The rest is a breeze!sliced green peppers, red peppers and onions

Pop all of your sliced veggies into a wide (or oval) 4 to 6-quart slow cooker.

green pepper, red peppers, onion in slow cooker

Season veggies with Italian seasoning, garlic powder along with salt and pepper.

Italian seasoning, garlic powder seasoning on peppers and onions

In a bowl or measuring cup, whisk together tomato paste with 1 cup warm water.

tomato paste and water

Pour this tomato paste mixture over peppers and onion. Stir well. Cover and allow to cook on low for 4-6 hours (stirring occasionally).

tomato paste and water added to peppers and onions

When peppers and onions are soft and cooked, it’s time to start grilling up those sausages! Place 5 Johnsonville Italian Sweet Sausages onto the grates of the Johnsonville Sizzling Sausage Grill.

Sweet Italian Sausage on Johnsonville Sausage Sizzler Grill

Close lid and turn on the power button. Now, sit back and relax! The grill will do all the work! There is a thermometer inside the grill that will ensure the sausages reach the perfect temperature (about 10-15 minutes).

Johnsonville Sizzling Sausage Grill

The grill will beep when sausages are ready! Continue with the second pack of Italian sweet sausages.

Italian Sweet Sausage

Place cooked sausages into your slow cooker along with the sausage and peppers. Sir it all around. Turn slow cooker on the warm setting and cover until ready to serve!
Italian Sausage and peppers in the crock pot

Serve it all up by itself or on hot dog buns!

Italian sausage and peppers on a bunNote: If you like, you can serve it up my favorite way! Slice up the sausages and mix it all together with the onions and peppers mixture. The sausage will really soak up the flavors!Sausage and peppers, slow cooker, sliced

Enjoy!

Originally published: December 2017
Updated & republished: June 2019

CROCK POT SAUSAGE AND PEPPERS

These Crock Pot Sausage and Peppers are so tasty and incredibly flavorful and simple to make. Italian sausage, peppers, onions and seasoning.

  • 2 (19 oz) packages Johnsonville Italian Sweet Sausages
  • 4 red peppers (sliced)
  • 4 green peppers (sliced)
  • 1 large onion (sliced)
  • salt and pepper (to taste)
  • 1 tbsp Italian seasoning
  • 1/2 tbsp garlic powder
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 1 cup water
  • hot dog buns (or cooked pasta, to serve)
  1. Slice up all the green peppers, red peppers and onions. This takes the most time in the preparation. The rest is a breeze!
  2. Pop all of your sliced veggies into a wide (or oval) 4 to 6-quart slow cooker.
  3. Season veggies with Italian seasoning, garlic powder along with salt and pepper.
  4. In a bowl or measuring cup, whisk together tomato paste with 1 cup warm water.
  5. Pour this tomato paste mixture over peppers and onion. Stir well. Cover and allow to cook on low for 4-6 hours (stirring occasionally).
  6. When peppers and onions are soft and cooked, it’s time to start grilling up those sausages! Place 5 Johnsonville Italian Sweet Sausages onto the grates of the Johnsonville Sizzling Sausage Grill.
  7. Close lid and turn on the power button. Now, sit back and relax! The grill will do all the work! There is a thermometer inside the grill that will ensure the sausages reach the perfect temperature (about 10-15 minutes).
  8. The grill will beep when sausages are ready! Continue with the second pack of Italian sweet sausages.
  9. Place cooked sausages into your slow cooker along with the sausage and peppers. Sir it all around. Turn slow cooker on the warm setting and cover until ready to serve!
  10. Serve it all up by itself or on hot dog buns!
  11. Note: If you like, you can serve it up my favorite way! Slice up the sausages and mix it all together with the onions and peppers mixture. The sausage will really soak up the flavors!

Tip: The nutrition facts for this recipe are without the hot dog buns. This keeps the recipe low carb. 

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