Top 5 family sausage recipes

These quick, easy and wholesome sausage dishes will add some oomph to your midweek meals. You'll never look at a packet of bangers in the same way again...

Feeling uninspired when it comes to those sausages lounging at the back of the fridge? While they're delicious grilled on the barbecue or smothered in mashed potato, they're also amazingly versatile. Discover comforting casseroles, speedy traybakes and the perfect pasta recipe for busy weeknights.

Sausage, roasted veg & puy lentil one-pot

Sausages with lentils and veg on plate
This flavour-packed recipe delivers three of your 5-a-day and takes just five minutes to prepare – the perfect midweek meal solution. Kids will love it too. 

Sausage, roasted veg & puy lentil one-pot

Slow cooker sausage casserole 

Sausage casserole with pasta on plate
This heart-warming, wholesome recipe couldn't be simpler to prepare, and was created with children in mind. Serve with baked potatoes, pasta or just a slice of good buttered bread for the ultimate comfort factor.

Slow cooker sausage casserole 

Veggie toad-in-the-hole

Sausage and Yorkshire pudding
Try something a little bit different with this five-star rated recipe, made with vegetarian sausages. We think you'll find it's a real winner with the kids, and you only need five ingredients to make it from scratch.

 Veggie toad-in-the-hole

Sausage & maple swede traybake

Sausage and vegetable traybake
This super-easy recipe makes a colourful alternative to the classic bangers and mash and will get the kids tucking into roasted red onions, apples and swede as well as sausages. It's all cooked in the same tin – which means minimal washing-up. 

Sausage & maple swede traybake 

Sausage & broccoli carbonara

Sausage and broccoli spaghetti in pan
If the kids have had a hard day at school or it's just been a long week, a bowl of this will make everything OK again. It uses minimal ingredients and is on the table in half an hour. You can thank us later.

Sausage & broccoli carbonara 
 

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