Cannellini Bean and Sausage Gratin

“A nice break from chili's and soups. A great dish to have when it's cold outside. If you like spicy dishes I recommend you add spicy sausage instead of sweet sausage. Either way it's a great meal!!”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Lightly coat a 8 by 10 inch baking dish or gratin dish with oil.
  3. In a large skillet, over medium-high heat, crumble the sausages and cook, breaking up, until golden brown, 5 to 7 minutes.
  4. Remove sausage from skillet and set aside.
  5. Add the fennel and onion to skillet and cook until translucent, about 5 minutes.
  6. Stir in garlic and sage and cook 1 minute more.
  7. Add the Swiss chard, a handful at a time, stirring until slightly wilted.
  8. Stir in the broth, beans, sausage, salt and pepper.
  9. Spoon the mixture into the baking dish and set aside.
  10. In a small bowl stir together the bread crumbs and Parmesan with the remaining olive oil.
  11. Sprinkle the breadcrumb mixture on top and bake until golden brown and bubbly, about 30 minutes.
  12. Serve warm.

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