Easy Breakfast Chorizo

  • 1 pound mild bulk pork sausage
  • 3 tablespoons chili powder
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced or put through a garlic press
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground oregano (Mexican oregano preferred)
  1. Combine all ingredients, mixing well. Shape into patties.
  2. Cook in a skillet over medium heat until browned, turning once. Drain well.
  3. Garnish, if desired, with cilantro or parsley sprigs.

Note: To prepare ahead of time, cover and refrigerate the browned patties up to 2 days. Place on a baking sheet and bake at 300°F for 10 minutes or until heated through.

Chorizo purists who choose to cook from scratch, see Chorizo (Mexican Sausage).

Ready in: 30 Min

Recipe editor Patricia Mitchell