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sausage cheese and pesto in a bun.
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Sausage Pesto Breakfast Sandwiches

A amazing sandwich made with sausage, pesto, and cheese that everyone will love!
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Calories: 768kcal
Author: Dorothy Kern
Cost: $6


  • 1 box 8 count Jimmy Dean Fully Cooked Sausage Patties (Original or Turkey)
  • 2-4 slices white cheddar cheese
  • 4 English muffins
  • Pesto Sauce


  • Place patties in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Cook until sizzling, then flip.
  • Add half slice cheddar cheese to 4 patties (you can also add cheese to all 8 if you prefer). Cover
  • pan and let cook until cheese is melted.
  • Meanwhile, toast English muffins.
  • Spread some pesto on the bottom of an English muffin. Add 2 sausage patties and top with
  • additional pesto and the top of the muffin.
  • Serve immediately.



  • Want to use fresh sausage? Grab a 1-pound Jimmy Dean Sausage Roll and slice into 8 equal pieces.
  • Cook until no longer pink, flipping halfway through. Once sausage is almost cooked, add the cheese and cover to melt.


Serving: 1serving | Calories: 768kcal | Carbohydrates: 107g | Protein: 31g | Fat: 23g | Saturated Fat: 11g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 3g | Monounsaturated Fat: 5g | Cholesterol: 56mg | Sodium: 1431mg | Potassium: 342mg | Fiber: 6g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 561IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 515mg | Iron: 2mg