CookingBauer XcelMeat, Winter

Roasted sausages with parsnips and pears

CookingBauer XcelMeat, Winter
Roasted sausages with parsnips and pears


  1. Preheat the oven to 190°C/170°F/Gas Mark 5.
  2. Cook the sausages for two mins in a casserole dish until they've turned a golden brown colour.
  3. Add the parsnips and shallots then season with salt and pepper and stir. Bake in the oven for 25 mins.
  4. In a frying pan add the butter and heat until foaming, then add the pears and fry until the flesh is a golden brown. Remove and rest on a plate until needed.
  5. In a small saucepan deep-fry the sage in oil. Remove with a slotted spoon and blot with kitchen paper to remove excess oil.
  6. After 25 mins of baking add the pears and the pecans to the sausages and drizzle with maple syrup. Bake for a further 10 mins.
  7. To serve, place in the middle of the table and scatter with the crispy sage leaves.

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Add chunks of blue cheese at the end for a more indulgent dish


6 97% pork sausages
500g of parsnips
2 banana shallots peeled and cut lengthways
1 large pear/apple peeled and cored
2 tbsp of maple syrup or honey
Handful of chopped pecans or walnuts
10-15 sage leaves
30g of butter
Salt and pepper


Time: 10 mins
Serves: 4
Nutrition: n/a