How To Cook Sausage In A Skillet?

How long do you cook sausages in a frying pan?

Stovetop

  • Spray a skillet with cooking spray.
  • Add sausage.
  • Cook over medium-high heat until browned, about 5 minutes, turning links often.
  • Reduce heat to medium-low.
  • Carefully add ½ cup water to skillet.
  • Cover and simmer for 12 minutes or until sausage internal temperature reaches 160°F.

How do you cook sausages in a pan?

Put a non-stick pan over a medium heat then add the sausages. A little of the fat from the sausages will start to come out as they warm up, turn the sausages in the hot fat to coat them. Keep cooking for 15-20 mins, moving them around in the pan and turning them over regularly so they all cook evenly.

Can you cook sausage in a cast iron skillet?

Place sausage in hot cast iron skillet and brown on all sides. Add water, cover and let steam for 5 to 8 minutes or until sausages are no longer pink in the middle. Cook over medium heat until soft, about 20 minutes.

What’s the best way to cook sausage?

Method 1 of 4: Pan-Frying Sausages

  1. Heat a pan on the stove. Light a burner on the stove and set it to medium or medium-high heat.
  2. Add a little oil.
  3. Lay the sausages on the hot surface.
  4. Cook until brown on both sides.
  5. Flatten or butterfly the sausages to reduce cooking time.
  6. If needed, finish off by steaming.