Hot Premium Pork Sausage

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Sausage Cheese Balls

Jimmy Dean® Hot Pork Sausage with sharp cheddar and jalapeño peppers creates a zesty, bite-size party favorite.


  • 1 package Hot Premium Pork Sausage

  • ¾ cup all-purpose baking mix

  • 2 cups (8 ounces) shredded sharp cheddar cheese

  • ¼ cup finely chopped onion

  • ¼ cup seeded, finely chopped fresh jalapeño peppers

  • 1 large clove garlic, minced

  • ½ teaspoon chili powder

  • ⅛ teaspoon cayenne pepper (optional)


  1. Preheat oven to 375°F. Mix all ingredients in large bowl just until blended. Shape into 36 (1-inch) balls.

  2. Place in 2 lightly greased baking pans.

  3. Bake 12-14 minutes or until done (160°F).

  4. Serve with toothpicks, if desired.