Ye Olde Oak has shared this recipe for a warming classic - sausage casserole.

  • I hour
  • 4
  • Easy
Remember, remember to serve up tasty food in November. Hot dogs are an ideal comfort food to enjoy while watching fireworks on a cold night.

Ingredients

  • 1 tin Jumbo Hot Dogs, such as Ye Olde Oak
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 potatoes cubed
  • 2 carrots, chopped
  • 1 leek, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 1 tablespoon plain flour
  • 175ml red wine
  • 1 teaspoon tomato puree
  • 1 teaspoon mixed herbs
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 pinch ground black pepper
  • 300ml vegetable stock (hot)
  • Handful of frozen peas (optional)
  • Handful of chopped parsley

Method

Add oil to a large pan, add the onion and cook for 5 minutes.

Add the carrots, potato, leek and garlic and cook for a further 5 to 10 minutes until starting to soften.

Add the flour and red wine and stir with a wooden spoon, scraping at the bottom of the pan.

Stir in the tomato puree, then transfer the mixture to the casserole.

Add the herbs, bay leaf, seasoning and stock to the casserole and stir thoroughly.

Bring to the boil then cover and reduce the temperature and simmer for 30 to 45 minutes, stirring occasionally.

Using a pair of kitchen scissors cut the sausages into chunks.

Add to the casserole along with the peas, and cook for a further 10 minutes.

Sprinkle with chopped parsley and serve.

Serve with mashed potato.

sausage casserole

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Rosalind Erskine

Known for cake making, experimental jam recipes, Champagne and gin drinking (and the inability to cook Gnocchi), Rosalind writes for The Scotsman on all things food and drink related.

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About The Author

Rosalind Erskine

Known for cake making, experimental jam recipes, Champagne and gin drinking (and the inability to cook Gnocchi), Rosalind writes for The Scotsman on all things food and drink related.