Our Holiday Table is never without this Awesome Holiday Jimmy Dean Sausage Ball Recipe Made with Yummy Jimmy Dean Sausage. Just 3 ingredients are all it takes to prepare this iconic recipe. These perfect sausage balls are also a great addition to your football party table or any special event!
We have worked and reworked this delicious Jimmy Dean Sausage ball recipe over the years until we got it just right! Now, it’s the most asked for appetizer at our holiday get togethers. So, add some Jimmy Dean sausage to your holiday shopping list and make these awesome sausage balls for your holiday table. Perfect recipe for an easy appetizer.
Jimmy Dean Sausage Ball Appetizer Recipe
Our holiday table has never been without this iconic sausage ball recipe. The problem is, once you make these sausage balls everyone looks for them at the holiday table. Don’t disappoint, if you haven’t tried these you will love them and so will your guests.
What Ingredients You Need to Make Holiday Appetizer Sausage Balls
- 1 lb. ground Jimmy Dean sausage (hot or mild)
- 3/4 cups Bisquick
- 8 oz. sharp shredded cheddar cheese
- 1 teaspoon garlic powder
How to Make Holiday Sausage Balls with Jimmy Dean Sausage
Combine all ingredients in a large bowl. Pressing mixture together with your hands, shape into 1 -inch balls, and place on lightly greased baking sheet.
Bake at 375º 18 minutes or until lightly browned.
Delicious Jimmy Dean Sausage Ball Appetizer Recipe for the Holidays
- 1 lb. ground Jimmy Dean sausage We Use Hot
- 3/4 cup Bisquick
- 1 teaspon garlic powder
- 8 oz. shredded cheddar cheese We Grate our Own Cheese
Combine all ingredients in a large bowl, pressing mixture together with your hands, shape into 1 inch balls.
Bake at 375º for 15 to 18 minutes or until lightly browned.
Sausage Balls are Also Perfect for Football Parties and Special Events
Football games are a perfect time to make a batch of sausage balls for your fun-loving guests.
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Reheating Sausage Balls
Freeze uncooked Sausage Balls, if desired. Bake frozen balls at 400º for 18 to 20 minutes or until lightly browned.
To reheat unfrozen sausage balls – place on a microwave safe plate and cover with a lightly damp paper towel. Microwave 30 seconds or until hot enough to serve.
In a Christmas Rush for Time? Freeze the Uncooked Sausage Balls and Bake when You Are Ready
Freeze uncooked Sausage Balls, if desired. When ready, bake frozen balls at 400º for 18 to 20 minutes or until lightly browned.
Leftovers? Store any leftover sausage balls in an airtight container in the refrigerator.
Best Cheese to Use for Sausage Balls?
We use a sharp cheddar, but for these special cheese balls we grate our own cheese. Grating your own cheese gives you more variety to choose from and it also saves money.
What to Serve with Jimmy Dean Sausage Balls
- BBQ Sauce
- Warm Pita Bread
- Spicy Mustard
- Cheese Dipping Sauce
- Chili Sauce
How to Make a Quick and Delicious Creamy Cheese Sauce
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 2 tablespoons flour
- 1 cup whole milk
- 6 oz. shredded cheddar cheese
Melt butter in a saucepan.
Whisk in flour and salt, cook 1 to 2 minutes.
Whisk in milk and bring to a light simmer.
Reduce heat and stir in cheese.
There isn’t much not to love about these cheesy warm sausage balls made with Jimmy Dean sausage. They are perfect for any holiday or special occasion to start off the celebration!
When your guests arrive to the party, serve a warm plate of freshly baked sausage balls and watch them disappear.