Sausage balls were my dad’s favorite “treat” breakfasts to make us before church on Sunday mornings. These are great because they all protein to keep you fuller longer; great for making it through a morning at church or to prepare your child for a morning of academics or a keep anyone full and energized before the big game. You can also use them as a simple appetizer.
Pork Sausage Balls Recipe
1 cup flour
1 teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon baking soda
¼ teaspoon sugar
1 pound loose, ground pork breakfast sausage
1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1. Preheat oven to 350oF.
2. In a medium bowl mix flour, baking powder and soda, and sugar. In a small bowl scramble the egg.
3. Combine all ingredients well; every bit should be included.
4. Roll into quarter-sized spheres and place onto a broiler pan.
5. Cook balls for 30 minutes or until the balls have a gold brown hue and are crisp on the outside.
Serve warm or cold. These make a great savory snack or addition to breakfast for some added protein. Make a batch for an after school snack and reheat the leftovers for breakfast one morning.
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