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Crock-Pot Sausage and Rice Recipe
This frugal recipe is easy on the budge while still tasting amazing. One of my kids favorite dinners for sure!
Servings Prep Time
8Servings 10Minutes
Cook Time
5 – 6Hours On LOW
Servings Prep Time
8Servings 10Minutes
Cook Time
5 – 6Hours On LOW
Ingredients
  • 2Pounds Ground Pork SausageWe Used Mild, But Feel Free To Use Hot Sausage To Kick Up The Heat
  • 16Ounces Mixed Frozen VegetablesCarrots, Peas, Green Beans and Corn
  • 6Cups Minute Rice
  • Salt And PepperTo Taste
Instructions
  1. Place the raw ground sausage in the bottom of a 5 quart or larger slow cooker.
  2. Cover and cook on LOW for 5 to 6 hours, stirring and crumbling up the sausage meat every 1 hour or so.
  3. Carefully spoon off any excess fat from the sausage.
  4. Add the bag of frozen vegetables, recover and continue to cook for an additional 30 minutes.
  5. While the vegetables are cooking in the slow cooker prepare the minute rice according to the instructions on the package.
  6. Add the cooked rice to the sausage and vegetable mixture in the slow cooker and carefully stir to combine.
  7. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
Nutrition Information
Nutrition Facts
Crock-Pot Sausage and Rice Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 1025 Calories from Fat 270
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 30g 46%
Saturated Fat 10g 50%
Trans Fat 0.2g
Polyunsaturated Fat 4g
Monounsaturated Fat 14g
Cholesterol 80mg 27%
Sodium 801mg 33%
Potassium 400mg 11%
Total Carbohydrates 153g 51%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Protein 35g 70%
Vitamin A 58%
Vitamin C 10%
Calcium 2%
Iron 60%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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