British Sausage Week recipe: Chilli Sausage and Lentil Casserole

Published Sunday, Nov 2 2014, 15:40 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
British Sausage Week kicks off tomorrow so to celebrate we're serving up this recipe for Chilli Sausage and Lentil Casserole

It's just the thing if you're looking for something different to the usual sausage and mash and its really easy to make and is oh-so-comforting now that autumn has arrived. Plus, the addition of chilli really warms things up!

Chilli sausage and lentil casserole

© British Sausage Week


  • 3x15mslp (3 tablespoons) oil
  • 400g (14oz) pork and chilli Sausages
  • 200g (7oz) baby shallots, peeled
  • 1large carrot, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, crushed
  • 1x5mlsp (1 teaspoon) tomato purée
  • 1 Small can of Cannellini beans
  • 200g (7oz) puy lentils, cooked
  • 300ml (11floz) stock
  • Sprig of thyme
  • 1 red chilli (freeze to grate over the finished dish)


1 Pre heat the oven to 180˚C, Gas mark 4. Heat the oil in an oven proof pan. Once hot add the sausages and whole shallots and gently colour all over.

2 Remove the sausages and shallots from the pan and add the diced carrot. Cook for a couple of minutes then add the garlic and tomato purée. Add the beans, cooked lentils and stock along with the sprig of thyme.

3 Return the sausages and shallots to the pan bring back to the boil and then place in the oven for 15-20 minutes. Some of the stock will be absorbed by the beans and lentils to give a thick consistency.

4 Once out of the oven take the red chilli from the freezer and grate all over to garnish.

5 Serve with creamy mash or alternatively with chunky bread and a thick sour cream, cucumber and mint sauce.

Cook Time

20 minutes

Nutrition Information

Serves 4

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