Slow Cooker Spicy Sausage-Bean Casserole Recipe2022-07-29
- Yield: 6
- Servings: 6
- Prep Time: 10m
- Cook Time: 6:00 h
- Ready In: 6:10 h
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Saturated Fat6.5 g
Trans Fat0 g
Unsaturated Fat2.2 g
Slow cooker spicy sausage-bean casserole recipe. Turkey sausages with beans, vegetables, and spices cooked in a slow cooker.
Slow Cooker Spicy Sausage-Bean Casserole Recipe
Welcome to today’s post where I’ll be diving into the world of slow cooking with a mouthwatering recipe that is sure to spice up your taste buds. Get ready to tantalize your senses with our delicious SSpicy Sausage-Bean Casserole. This hearty and flavorful dish combines tender turkey sausages, creamy beans, vibrant vegetables, and a blend of aromatic spices.
It’s the perfect comfort food that will warm you up from the inside out. So, let’s get started and learn how to create this irresistible casserole in your very own kitchen!
Ingredients and Preparation:
Now that we’re ready to dive into the cooking process, let’s gather all the delicious ingredients that will make Sausage-Bean Casserole a true culinary masterpiece.
First, we’ll need some tender turkey sausages, which will add a savory and juicy flavor to our dish.
Next, we’ll gather an assortment of creamy beans, such as kidney beans, black beans, or pinto beans, to give our casserole a rich and hearty texture. To add some vibrant colors and nutrients, we’ll also include a variety of fresh vegetables like bell peppers, onions, and tomatoes.
And of course, we can’t forget about the spices! I’ll be using a blend of aromatic spices like paprika, cumin, chili powder, and garlic powder to infuse our casserole with a tantalizing kick. Now that we have all our ingredients ready, it’s time to move on to the next step and start the slow cooking process!
Slow Cooking Process
Now that we have gathered all the delicious ingredients, it’s time to dive into the slow cooking process. The beauty of using a slow cooker is that it allows the flavors to meld together and develop over time, resulting in a mouthwatering casserole that will leave you wanting more.
To begin, we’ll start by preheating our slow cooker on the low setting. This gentle heat will ensure that our casserole cooks evenly and slowly, allowing the flavors to intensify.
Next, we’ll add our prepared ingredients into the slow cooker, starting with the tender turkey sausages. We’ll nestle them among the creamy beans and vibrant vegetables, ensuring that each bite is packed with flavor.
Once everything is in the slow cooker, we’ll sprinkle our aromatic spice blend over the top, giving our casserole that irresistible kick. Now, all that’s left to do is cover the slow cooker with its lid and let it work its magic. We’ll let the casserole simmer on low heat for several hours, allowing the flavors to meld together and create a tantalizing aroma that will fill your kitchen.
As the hours pass, you’ll notice the rich flavors developing and the sausages becoming tender and juicy. The slow cooking process truly transforms these simple ingredients into a culinary masterpiece. After the long wait, it’s finally time to unveil our delicious creation.
Carefully remove the lid and be prepared to be greeted by the enticing aroma of the spicy sausage-bean casserole. Serve it hot and savor each spoonful as the flavors dance on your taste buds. Whether it’s a cozy family dinner or a gathering with friends, this slow cooker recipe is sure to impress.
So sit back, relax, and enjoy the fruits of your slow-cooking labor!
Serving and Enjoying Spicy Sausage-Bean Casserole
After patiently waiting for the slow cooker to work its magic, it’s finally time to unveil our delicious creation. As you remove the lid, be prepared to be greeted by the enticing aroma of the spicy sausage-bean casserole. The sausages have become tender and juicy, while the beans and vegetables have absorbed all the wonderful flavors.
Now, it’s time to serve and enjoy this mouthwatering dish. Grab a ladle and carefully scoop out generous portions of the casserole into bowls or plates. The creamy beans, savory sausages, and aromatic spices will create a symphony of flavors that will dance on your taste buds.
Don’t forget to garnish with some fresh herbs or grated cheese for an extra touch of indulgence. Whether you’re enjoying a cozy family dinner or hosting a gathering with friends, this spicy sausage-bean casserole is sure to impress.
So gather around the table, dig in, and savor each spoonful as the flavors take you on a culinary journey. The slow cooking process has truly transformed these simple ingredients into a culinary masterpiece. So go ahead, indulge in this hearty and satisfying dish, and let the flavors transport you to food heaven. Bon appétit!
Slow Cooker Spicy Sausage-Bean Casserole Recipe
- 1 pound (480 g) smoked turkey sausage, cut into 1-inch (2.5 cm) pieces
- 16 oz (480 ml) can kidney beans, drained and rinsed
- 16 oz (480 ml) can black beans, drained and rinsed
- 16 oz (480 ml) can Northern beans, drained and rinsed
- 1½ cups (375 ml) frozen corn, thawed
- 1½ cups (375 ml) salsa
- 1 large green bell pepper, seeded and chopped
- 1 large yellow onion, peeled and chopped
- 3/4 cup (180 ml) water
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
- 1 teaspoon ground cumin
- shredded Cheddar cheese
In a slow cooker, combine all ingredients, except Cheddar cheese. Mix well.
Cover the cooker and cook on a low-heat setting for 5-6 hours or until vegetables and beans are tender and sausages are cooked through.
Turn off the slow cooker and open the lid. Remove the sausage-bean mixture from the pan and transfer to serving plates. Sprinkle with shredded cheese. Serve hot.