Jalapeno Chicken Sausage Recipe


Jalapeno chicken sausage is a delicious and spicy dish that combines the flavors of juicy chicken and fiery jalapenos. This recipe is perfect for those who love a little heat in their meals. The prep time for this dish is 15 minutes and the cook time is 20 minutes.


  • 1 pound ground chicken
  • 2 jalapeno peppers, seeded and finely chopped
  • 1/2 cup breadcrumbs
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper


  1. In a large mixing bowl, combine the ground chicken, chopped jalapenos, breadcrumbs, cilantro, minced garlic, salt, black pepper, paprika, and cayenne pepper. Mix well until all the ingredients are evenly incorporated.
  2. Divide the mixture into equal portions and shape them into sausage links. You can use your hands or a sausage stuffer for this step.
  3. Heat a skillet over medium heat and add a drizzle of oil. Place the sausage links in the skillet and cook for about 5-7 minutes per side, or until they are browned and cooked through.
  4. Once the sausage links are cooked, remove them from the skillet and let them rest for a few minutes before serving.
  5. Serve the jalapeno chicken sausage hot with your favorite side dishes or use them in sandwiches, wraps, or salads.

Enjoy the spicy and flavorful jalapeno chicken sausage!