2016 Fantasy Footballs Breakout Food Recipe Of The Season!

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Hosting your own Fantasy Football Draft party? Searching for a delicious recipe to wow your league-mates? The foods and flavors associated with tailgating are usually pretty simple. But do they have to be?

This year’s fan-favorite recipe goes to the ‘Sizzling Sausage Greek Gyro’. Forget about all the prep and cleanup time. With Johsonville’s Sizzling Sausage Grill you can cook up Johnsonville sausages in minutes – anytime, anywhere, or from the comfort of your own home! Fresh flavors combined with tasty ingredients brings a whole new element of tailgating to the Football Season with this delectable and mouthwatering dish:


1 Package Johnsonville Beef Sausage
1 Tomato (Sliced)
1 Red Onion (Sliced)
2 French Baguettes

Tzatziki Sauce
2 Cups Non-Fat Greek Yogurt
1 Medium Cucumber (Diced)
¼ Cup Parsley (Finely chopped)
2 Tbs. DiLl (Finely Chopped)
1 Lemon
Salt and Pepper to taste
3 Cloves Garlic (Finely Chopped)


Mix Tzatziki Sauce ingredients together.
Grill the Red Onions (salt and pepper to taste)
Slice and Grill French Baguettes (slice slightly shorter in length than the sausage)
The Johnsonville’s Sizzling Sausage Grill
Place sausage in grill and close until timer (bell) sounds after 15 minutes

Build your Gyro:

Spread thick layer of Tzatziki sauce on bread
Generously sprinkle red onions
Add sliced tomatoes to your liking
Place one sausage on top and cover with other slice of baguette
Wrap it up with one single layer aluminum foil for easy handling

Johnsonville’s Sizzling Sausage Grill is as easy as they come. Open it, and go – no preheating, no charcoal, no propane, no lighter fluid, not even a single grilling tool is required! Place Johnsonville’s Sizzling sausages in one (of five) designated sausage compartment, close the grill, press the ‘on’ button, and crack open a cold beverage while this electric, lap-sized grill works its magic. In just a few short minutes, your sausages are ready!

To complete this masterpiece, add a creamy layer of sauce, a generous spread of caramelized red onions, a slice of tomatoes, and one sizzling Johnsonville Beef Sausage wedged between two slices of golden-crisp bread. “Gooooaaaaaaaallll!”

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In crafting our first tailgate, we let our taste buds do the thinking. With non-stop summer BBQs, the thought of another hot dog or hamburger with ketchup and mustard was absolutely out of the question.

Fantasy Football promises a lot of surprises from breakout player performances, wild predictions, and unknown injuries. Gain an edge on the competition at your next fantasy football draft party with Johnsonville’s grill and sausage products and win the hearts of your mates with one of our favorite plates; the ‘Sizzling Sausage Greek Gyro’. There’s a reason why more people are playing fantasy football this year than ever before!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Johnsonville. The opinions and text are all mine.