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Overhead photo of 4 Caprese Sausage Sandwiches on a platter with a red and white checkered napkin.
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5 from 13 votes

Caprese Sausage Sandwich

In the blink of an eye and in only the time takes to pan cook Italian sausages you can have a deliciously easy Italian Sausage Caprese Sandwich for dinner tonight!
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time20 minutes
Total Time25 minutes
Course: Sandwich
Cuisine: Italian
Servings: 5
Calories: 789kcal


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 5 Italian Sausages
  • 5 sausage buns
  • prepared pesto approximately ½ cup
  • 10 slices fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 10 slices fresh tomato
  • salt and pepper
  • balsamic vinegar approximately 1 teaspoon per sandwich


  • Add the oil to a large skillet and heat over medium/high heat for 1-2 minutes.
  • Add the sausage to the skillet and brown on all sides.
  • Cover the skillet, reduce the heat to medium and cook the sausage turning occasionally until the sausages are cooked through and are no longer pink. Approximately 15 minutes.
  • Place each sausage on a bun, add pesto, mozzarella and tomato slices and drizzle each with approximately 1 teaspoon of balsamic vinegar.
  • Season sparingly with salt and pepper and serve.



Tools and equipment:
large skillet with cover, tongs for turning sausages, spoons


Serving: 1sandwich | Calories: 789kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 53g | Saturated Fat: 21g | Cholesterol: 130mg | Sodium: 1532mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 7g