SausageFest


Say the words “Sausage Party” in the U.S. and you’ll likely get a smirk followed by a few giggles. It normally refers to a party where the number of guys exceeds the number of girls by a significant amount. The type of sausage party that I’m talking about is much different…so let’s call it a Sausage Fest. I’m talking about a well-run culinary event showcasing tightly wrapped meats that purposely excludes women. Sorry ladies…that’s how I structure my sausage parties for reasons explained below. If you’d like some insights on how to run your own SausageFest and achieve legendary status (at least in your own neighborhood) follow this step-by-step guide: [Read Moreā€¦]

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The Best Sausage Gravy Recipes – Southern Comfort Food

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The Origins of Sausage Gravy Like most sausage dishes, sausage gravy originated more out of necessity than anything else. Poor, struggling southerners needed a way to make sure nothing went to waste — including the excess fat that rendered when cooking sausage, bacon and other greasy meats.

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Merguez – Spicy North African Sausage Recipe

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It’s believed that merguez sausage originated somewhere around the 13th century in Northern Africa. As with many dishes from this region, merquez has a little heat to it with an aggressive blend of spices common to the traditional cuisines of Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia. The name merguez is actually a French translation of the word […]

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Summer Sausage – The Ultimate Food For Entertaining

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Summer sausage is a versatile smoked or cured meat product that originated in Eastern European countries many years ago when salting and hanging meat was one of the only ways to preserve pork and beef, especially during the hot summer months. Butchers would use their own unique combination of leftover meats and spices which has […]

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Thanksgiving and…..Sausage???

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If you are like me and enjoy trying different and creative ways to incorporate sausage into meals, then look no further. What more then to enjoy eating sausage on a day where you can gain 10 pounds in one sitting and still feel pretty damn good about yourself. Ahh Thanksgiving, the Mecca of meals. Is […]

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Kangaroo Sausage Rolls Recipe

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Kangaroo Sausage Rolls Here is a recipe that you may never have had the opportunity of trying before. Speaking for myself, kangaroo sausage is in a league of its own. It is extremely tender and has an incredible flavor that other meats can not offer. You may be wondering where you can order kangaroo meat […]

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WVRST Sausage Hall in Toronto Canada – Restaurant Review

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I found myself in Toronto last week and pulled out the old faithful Yelp app to run a quick search on “sausage” to see what would turn up. I thought a restaurant town like Toronto must surely have a sausage shrine somewhere. To my pleasant surprise, such a mecca did exist AND it was only […]

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