3 Gimme Lean Sausage Recipes To Enjoy

Get ready to sizzle up your meals with these Gimme Lean Sausage recipes and enjoy a guilt-free culinary adventure.

3 Gimme Lean Sausage Recipes To Enjoy

Gimme Lean Sausage is an plant based substitute for meat that captures all the flavors of traditional sausage without using any animal products. Its made with a blend of soy protein, grains and spices resulting in an fulfilling taste that can be used in recipes.

Whether you're looking to whip up a breakfast enjoy a comforting dinner, Gimme Lean Sausage provides a delicious and ethical alternative. In this article we'll explore some mouthwatering recipes that showcase how versatile and tasty Gimme Lean Sausage can be. So get ready to surprise your taste buds and discover meals!

1. Sausage and Spinach Omelette

Sausage and Spinach Omelette
Picture credit - Onion Rings & Things


  • 1 package of Gimme Lean Sausage
  • ½ cup chopped fresh spinach
  • 4 eggs (can be replaced with chickpea flour batter)
  • ¼ cup diced tomatoes
  • ¼ cup diced red bell pepper
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a non-stick skillet, crumble the Gimme Lean Sausage and cook until browned. Set aside and let it cool a bit.
  2. In a mixing bowl, combine the browned sausage, eggs, chopped spinach, diced tomatoes, diced red bell pepper, salt, and pepper. Whisk well.
  3. Heat the skillet over medium heat and pour in the egg mixture.
  4. Cook until the edges start to set and then flip the omelette.
  5. Cook for another 2-3 minutes until the omelette is cooked through.
  6. Serve hot.

2. Sausage and Mushroom Fettuccine

Sausage and Mushroom Fettuccine
Picture credit - Joel Mielle


  • 1 package of Gimme Lean Sausage
  • 8 ounces fettuccine pasta
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 2 cups sliced mushrooms
  • 3 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 cup dry white wine
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh rosemary leaves
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Cook the pasta according to the package instructions. Drain and set aside. Make sure not to throw away the pasta water.
  2. In a skillet, heat olive oil over medium heat. Crumble the Gimme Lean Sausage and cook until slightly browned.
  3. Add sliced onion and sliced mushrooms, sautéing until they are softened and lightly browned.
  4. Add minced garlic, chopped fresh rosemary leaves, salt, and pepper. Cook for an additional minute.
  5. Deglaze the pan with the white wine. Once reduced, add in the heavy cream and ½ cup of pasta water.
  6. Simmer the mixture for 5-7 minutes to allow the flavors to combine.
  7. Add the cooked pasta to the skillet and toss to coat evenly.
  8. Serve hot with an extra sprinkle of chopped rosemary leaves.

3. Sausage Stuffed Bell Peppers

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  • 1 package of Gimme Lean Sausage
  • 3 large bell peppers (any color)
  • 1 cup cooked quinoa
  • ½ cup diced onion
  • ½ cup diced tomatoes
  • ½ cup corn kernels
  • ½ teaspoon smoked paprika
  • ½ teaspoon cumin
  • 1 cup grated cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. Preheat the oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Cut off the tops of the bell peppers and slice them in half from the top. Remove the seeds and membranes.
  3. In a skillet, crumble the Gimme Lean Sausage and cook until browned.
  4. Add diced onion, tomatoes, corn kernels, smoked paprika, cumin, salt, and pepper to the skillet, and cook for another 5 minutes.
  5. Stir in the cooked quinoa and mix well.
  6. Stuff the bell peppers with the sausage and quinoa mixture.
  7. Cover them with grated cheese.
  8. Place the stuffed peppers in a baking dish and bake for 25-30 minutes or until the peppers are tender.
  9. Allow them to cool slightly before serving.


What is Gimme Lean Sausage?

Gimme Lean Sausage is an alternative to sausage as its made from a combination of soy protein, grains and spices. It successfully replicates the taste and texture of sausage without using any animal derived ingredients. This makes it an excellent choice for individuals who follow a plant based lifestyle.

Does Gimme Lean Sausage taste like real sausage?

Gimme Lean Sausage does a job of replicating the flavor and texture of sausage. Although the taste may not be perfect but it provides an fulfilling substitute that is widely enjoyed by many people.

Is Gimme Lean Sausage a healthy choice?

Gimme Lean Sausage offers an option compared to sausage. It's a source of protein without the fat and cholesterol typically present in sausages made from animals. However it's always essential to review the details and ingredients to make informed decisions.

Are there different flavors or varieties of Gimme Lean Sausage?

LightLife has also introduced Smart Sausage along with Gimme Lean Sausage which comes in two varieties - Chirozo and Italian, both of which are great plant-based sausages.

Are there any allergens in Gimme Lean Sausage?

Gimme Lean Sausage includes soy protein and wheat gluten so it might not be appropriate for people with allergies to soy or gluten. It's important to review the list of ingredients to make sure it fits your requirements.

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