Grilled Chicken Sausage and Red Pear Skewers

Grilled Chicken Sausage and Red Pear Skewers

Serves 6 as an appetizer

Combine your favorite savory sausage with juicy red Bartlett pear in a zippy balsamic vinegar marinade before grilling.

  • 2 fully cooked chicken sausages, cut into 12 pieces
  • 1 red Bartlett pear, cut into 12 chunks
  • 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
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Soak 6 wooden skewers in water. In a bowl, toss sausages with pear, oil and vinegar. Marinate for 1/2 hour to 2 hours. When ready to cook, remove skewers from soaking water.

Heat the grill to medium. Place two pieces of sausage and two pieces of pear on each skewer. Grill 2 minutes on each side, turning and grilling for a total of 7 to 10 minutes.

Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving:130 calories (60 from fat), 7g total fat, 1.5g saturated fat, 40mg cholesterol, 35mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (2g dietary fiber, 6g sugar), 9g protein
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