German Sausage Chowder Recipe


Cooking Time30 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexHealthyServings4
Main Ingredient


 Smoked bratwurst/Knackwurst links1 Pound, fully cooked, cut into 1/2-inch pieces (8 links)
 Potatoes2 Medium, peeled and chopped for 2 cups
 Onion1 Medium, chopped for 1/2 cup
 Salt1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
 Pepper3 Dash
 Water2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Cabbage head1 Small, shredded for 4 cups
 Milk3 Cup (48 tbs)
 All purpose flour3 Tablespoon
 Swiss cheese4 Ounce, shredded (1 cup)
 Parsley2 , snipped (for garnishing)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 727 Calories from Fat 420

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 47 g71.6%

Saturated Fat 20.2 g101.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 132.6 mg

Sodium 1586.3 mg66.1%

Total Carbohydrates 45 g15%

Dietary Fiber 4.7 g18.7%

Sugars 15.7 g

Protein 37 g73.6%

Vitamin A 10.4% Vitamin C 74.2%

Calcium 52.6% Iron 9.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a saucepan combine water, sausage, potatoes, onion, salt, and pepper; bring it to boil.
2. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for about 20 minutes or till potatoes are nearly tender.
3. Add the cabbage and cook for about 10 minutes or till vegetables are tender.
4. Stir in 2 1/2 cups of the milk.
5. Blend the remaining 1/2 cup milk and flour into the soup; stirring continuously to mix well
6. Stir in cheese and cook till mixture is thick and bubbly and cheese is well melted.

7. Arrange the stew into individual bowl and serve hot with toasted garlic bread.
8. Garnish with parsley.