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Grilled Chicken Sausage and Kale Root Vegetable Medley

Grilled chicken sausage and kale turn traditional root vegetable medley into a beautiful side dish on your harvest table or a star all on its own.

Course Main Course, Side Dish
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken, grilled, kale, sausage
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 272 kcal
Author Christie Vanover


  • 1 package Premio Sweet Italian Chicken Sausage
  • 1 lb small potatoes
  • 1 beet, peeled, chopped
  • 1 lb carrots, peeled, chopped
  • 1 parsnip, peeled, chopped
  • 2 cup lacinato kale, cut
  • 3/4 cup hazelnuts, chopped
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 1 tsp black pepper


  1. Heat your grill to 400F degrees with an indirect heat zone.
  2. Toss the potatoes, beet, carrots and parsnip in olive oil and a 1/2-teaspoon of salt and pepper. Place on a rimmed baking sheet on the grill over the indirect heat zone.
  3. Place the Premio Sweet Italian Chicken Sausages on the grill next to the pan over indirect heat. Cook for 15 minutes. Toss the veggies and turn the sausages and cook for another 15 minutes.
  4. Remove the sausages from the grill and slice. Add to the pan of root vegetables along with the kale and hazelnuts. Toss.
  5. Cook for 15 more minutes. Season with a 1/2-teaspoon of salt and pepper and serve.
Nutrition Facts
Grilled Chicken Sausage and Kale Root Vegetable Medley
Amount Per Serving
Calories 272 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Fat 13g20%
Saturated Fat 2g13%
Sodium 387mg17%
Carbohydrates 21g7%
Fiber 5g21%
Protein 14g28%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.