Spicy Spanish Sausages

This hearty sausage appetizer cooks fast, but has all the wonderful richness of a slow-cooked dish thanks to fragrant spices, canned tomato sauce, and a splash of red wine.

  • prep time 30 min
  • total time 30 min
  • ingredients 9
  • servings 20

Ingredients

1
tablespoon olive oil
1/4
cup finely chopped onion
3
cloves garlic, finely chopped
1
lb cooked chorizo or kielbasa sausage links, cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices
1
teaspoon paprika
1/2
teaspoon coriander
Dash ground red pepper (cayenne)
1
can (8 oz) tomato sauce
1/4
cup dry red wine (such as Rioja, Bordeaux or Merlot) or beef broth
  • 1 In 10-inch skillet, heat oil over medium heat until hot. Add onion; cook 4 to 5 minutes, stirring occasionally, until softened.
  • 2 Add garlic; cook and stir 30 to 60 seconds or until fragrant. Add sausage slices; cook 2 to 4 minutes or until lightly browned, turning once.
  • 3 Stir in paprika, coriander and ground red pepper. Add tomato sauce and wine; cook about 5 minutes to reduce slightly, stirring occasionally. Serve warm with cocktail toothpicks.
  • Nutrition Information

    NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

    Serving Size: 1 Serving
    Calories
    120
    (
    Calories from Fat
    80),
    % Daily Value
    Total Fat
    9g
    9%
    (Saturated Fat
    3 1/2g,
    3 1/2%
    Trans Fat
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Cholesterol
    20mg
    20%;
    Sodium
    340mg
    340%;
    Total Carbohydrate
    2g
    2%
    (Dietary Fiber
    0g
    0%
      Sugars
    0g
    0%
    ),
    Protein
    6g
    6%
    ;
    % Daily Value*:
    Vitamin A
    2%;
    Vitamin C
    0%;
    Calcium
    0%;
    Iron
    2%;
    Exchanges:
    0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 1 High-Fat Meat; 1/2 Fat;
    Carbohydrate Choices:
    0
    *Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
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