Skip to main content

Simple Sausage Carbonara

Sausage Carbonara

Last week The Kernow Sausage Co, based in Tregony, Cornwall very kindly sent me their BBQ box to try. The box is filled with 2 types of sausage, their award winning burgers and some marinated pork fillet. It's priced at £37.95 and in my opinion is really good value for money considering how much you get - certainly enough to feed 10 people, if not more.

Unfortunately the weather hasn't really been up to many BBQ's this summer (although we did take the burgers along to a rather soggy inside BBQ last Saturday), so I decided to start developing some of my own recipes with the contents of the box. First up is this really easy Sausage Carbonara which my kids gobbled down. Because the sausages are so well seasoned you really don't need many additional ingredients, which makes it a very speedy supper.

You can find The Kernow Sausage Co on Twitter.

print recipe

Sausage Carbonara
Serve with extra grated parmesan
  • 400g Spaghetti
  • 4 Sausages, skins removed and divided into 24 balls
  • 2 Eggs, beaten
  • Handful Parmesan, grated
Step 1: Boil the pasta according to instructionsStep 2: Meanwhile in a frying pan, heat some oil then fry the sausage balls until golden and cooked.Step 3: Combine the Parmesan and eggs in a bowl and when the pasta is cooked, drain and stir the eggy mix through. Add in the sausage balls.Step 4: Serve with some fresh basil and extra Parmesan
Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Yield: 4 Portions


  1. I love of quick and simple this dish is. It sounds delicious too.


Post a Comment

Thanks for leaving a comment!

Popular posts from this blog

Celebrate National Tea Day with English Tea Shop's Luxury Organic Collection + Giveaway

With over 165 million cups of tea brewed daily in the UK , it’s no surprise having a cuppa has become a Great British tradition and is proudly celebrated each year on National Tea Day (this year on the 21st April). To celebrate, speciality organic tea company, English Tea Shop, has kindly given one Jam and Clotted Cream reader the chance to win a Luxury Organic Gift Tin (pictured above).

The Luxury Organic Collection contains 72 individually wrapped pyramid tea bags and features a diverse range of classics to more unusual herbal varieties. The range includes:

Organic and Fairtrade English Breakfast: A pure Ceylon black tea sure to quench any thirst for a proper English brew Organic and Fairtrade Earl Grey: A quintessentially British tea delicately flavoured with bergamot Organic and Fairtrade Green Tea: A delicate and refreshing blend of 100% organic and Fairtrade green tea Organic and Fairtrade Peppermint: A revitalising and delicious tea packed full of antioxidants Organic Chocolate…

No Bake Zingy Lime Crumb Pie

This No-Bake Zingy Lime Crumb Pie is going to be my go to dessert this summer. A zingy lime cream encased in a sweet biscuit crumb - much like a no bake cheesecake...but better! It's seriously yummy and will happily sit in the fridge for a couple of days so there's no need to scoff it all at once if you don't want to 😜. It's quite rich too so the recipe made in a 20cm springform tin will easily feed 8 - 10 people, the perfect size for a family gathering or summer BBQ.

TOP TIPS FOR MAKING NO-BAKE ZINGY LIME CRUMB PIETry using ginger nut biscuits instead of digestives for a more grown up taste.For a 'fancier' dessert, pipe some whipped double cream around the edge of the pie and decorate with slices of lime.I whip the condensed milk, lime juice and double cream with a hand held electric whisk but you can do it by hand if you want to - it will give you a good arm workout!You can make the Zingy Lime Crumb Pie up to 3 days before you need it so it's a great ma…

Honey and Peanut Butter Flapjacks

These flapjacks are now my official weekday grab and go breakfast. I make a big batch on Sunday evening and I'm all set for the week. Oddly I don't really like peanut butter but it works well in this recipe. You can always substitute it for an extra 100g of ordinary butter if you wanted. A handful of raisins makes a nice addition too.

OTHER FLAPJACK RECIPES YOU MIGHT LIKEBanana and Coconut Flapjacks from Jam and Clotted CreamCherry Oat Bars from A Mummy TooChocolate and Banana Flapjacks from Tinned TomatoesDark Choc Chip Flapjacks from Munchies and Munchkins

print recipe
Honey and Peanut Butter Flapjacks by Beth Sachs October-8-2012 These flapjacks make a great grab and go breakfast or after school snack Ingredients 100g Butter100g Peanut Butter200g Demerera Sugar200g Clear Honey400g Rolled Oats Instructions Step 1: Preheat the oven to 180c and line and grease a 30 x 20cm tin.Step 2: Melt the butter, peanut butter, sugar and honey together…