Sausages / Side Dishes

Cheesy Egg Bake with Sausage

with Chicken Chorizo Sausage - Smoked Chicken Sausage with Chorizo Spices

6 servings​

Ingredients

1/2 lb. Chicken Chorizo Sausage

1 lb. winter squash or butternut squash, stemmed, seeded & cut into wedges or slices

4 Tbsp. extra virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper

1/2 large onion, sliced

1 Fresno chili; stemmed, sliced

1 garlic clove, grated​

10 large eggs

1 cup milk

1 1/4 cup grated cheese

Chopped scallion greens, parsley or basil (for serving)

Directions

Preheat the oven to 475°F. Place the squash and 2 tbsp. of oil in a baking dish. Season with salt and pepper. Roast for 10 minutes - until softened.

Mix the sausage, onion, chili, and garlic with 2 tbsp. of oil in a bowl; season with salt and pepper. Add the squash and combine. Put back in the baking dish and return to oven for 10-15 minutes.

Meanwhile, whisk the eggs, milk and 1 cup of cheese; season with salt and pepper.

Reduce oven temperature to 350°F. Pour the egg mixture into the baking dish, add 1/4 cup of cheese on top. Bake for another 10-15 - until  the edges are brown.

Let the dish cool down for 10 minutes before serving, and add scallions, parsley or basil on top as garnish.

Source: Bon Appétit - Rick Martinew