Turkey Breakfast Sausage

Turkey Breakfast Sausage

prep time: 15MINUTES MINS

cook time: 10MINUTES MINS

optional refrigeration time: 1HOUR HR

total time: 1HOUR HR 25MINUTES MINS

calories: 61KCAL

This simple, homemade Turkey Breakfast Sausage is a tasty, healthy, versatile breakfast treat!

 yield: 8 PATTIES


  • ¾ teaspoon ground sage
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon ground thyme
  • ¼ teaspoon garlic powder
  • ¼ teaspoon dried marjoram, (or dried oregano)
  • ¼ teaspoon smoked paprika
  • ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes, (optional – if you’re sensitive to spice you can use 1/8 teaspoon or completely omit)
  • 1 lb uncooked 99% lean ground turkey breast


  • Stir together all of the spices in a small dish until thoroughly mixed. Place the ground turkey in a mixing bowl and add the spice mixture. Using clean hands or a fork, mix the spices into the ground turkey until well combined. If possible, cover and refrigerate for at least an hour, or overnight so flavors can meld.
  • If making patties: Split the turkey mixture into eight balls, 2 ounces each. Press the balls into patties, about ½ inch thick. Mist a large griddle pan or skillet with cooking spray and bring over medium heat. When hot, place the patties on the pan in a single layer, not touching each other. Cook for 4-5 minutes and then flip. Cook on the other side for anther 4-5 minutes until cooked through.If making crumbles: Mist a large skillet or sauté pan with cooking spray and bring over medium heat. Add the turkey mixture and cook, breaking it up into small chunks for 4-5 minutes until cooked through.


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WW Points per patty: 0 (Points calculated using the recipe builder on weightwatchers.com)

Nutrition Information per patty:

61 calories, 0 g carbs, 0 g sugars, 1 g fat, 0 g saturated fat, 13 g protein, 0 g fiber, 37 mg sodium (from myfitnesspal.com)

Weight Watchers Points Plus:

1 per patty (P+ calculated using a Weight Watchers brand PointsPlus calculator and the nutrition information below)