Fast Recipes

Italian sausage skewers

Perfect for both dinner parties and midweek suppers.
Italian sausage skewers on platterJames Moffatt
4 - 6

Whether they are shared at a party or made as a midweek dinner, these simple Italian sausage skewers with bread and chicken thighs are guaranteed to please the table.

This dish takes cues from Abruzzo’s spiedini, which features skewered lamb or mutton grilled on a brazier.


Salsa verde


1.Combine chicken, sausages, bread, oil, lemon rind and juice in a large bowl. Toss to combine. Thread onto 8 metal skewers alternating between meats and bay leaves.
2.Preheat a lightly greased char-grill pan over medium-high heat. Add skewers and cook, turning frequently, until charred and meats are cooked through (12-15 minutes).
3.Meanwhile, for salsa verde, place ingredients in a bowl, season to taste and whisk to combine.
4.For salad, combine radicchio, rocket and parmesan in a serving bowl with lemon wedges. Serve skewers on a platter, drizzled with a little salsa verde with remaining on the side.

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