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Olive sausage balls - J Dub By Design™

J Dub’s Spooky Sausage Bites


These little sausage bites have the perfect addition that takes them up a few notches.  You will never look at an olive in the same way.



3 cups Bisquick Baking Mix

1 pound regular sausage

1 pound hot sausage

Approximately 65 green olives (may need more or less depending on size of individual bites)

8 ounces extra sharp cheese, shredded

8 ounces sharp white cheddar, shredded

18 ounce package cream cheese, cut into cubes and softened

1 tsp granulated garlic

1 tsp onion powder

1 tsp Lawry’s Seasoning salt

1 tsp parsley

1 tsp chicken bouillon

1 tsp pepper 


  1. Preheat oven t0 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
  2. Line baking sheets with parchment paper.
  3. Using your hands, mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl.
  4. Shape the mixture into 1 1/2 inch diameter balls.
  5. Place the balls on the parchment paper lined cookie sheets.
  6. Firmly place an olive in each ball.
  7. Bake the sausage bites for 19-22 minutes until lightly golden in color.
  8. Allow the sausage bites to cool on the baking sheet approximately 3 minutes before moving to a cooling rack.
  9. Store in an air tight container.


  • Makes approximately 5 1/2 dozen sausage bites.
  • You can make these for any party, not just Halloween.
  • You can also place the olive inside the sausage mix for a stuffed sausage bite.
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 19 minutes (upt to 22 minutes)
  • Category: Appetizers
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: sausage ball, Halloween, appetizer, finger food