5 from 6 votes
The Bomb Italian Sausage Sandwich on white plate
The Bomb Italian Sausage Sandwich
Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
45 mins
Total Time
45 mins
 

This cheesy, spicy, saucy, oh so messy, Italian sausage sandwich holds a special place in my heart.

Course: Main Course, Sandwich
Cuisine: Italian, Italian American
Keyword: The Bomb Italian Sausage Sandwich
Servings: 10
Calories: 861 kcal
Ingredients
  • 2 large loaves Italian bread sliced lengthwise
  • Recipe for Homemade Red Sauce in Less Then 40 Minutes! See link in recipe notes
  • 10 sausage links
  • 1 pound pepper jack cheese sliced
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Prepare the Homemade Red Sauce in Less Then 40 Minutes! as directed.
  3. Place 10 Italian sausage links on a cookie sheet.
  4. Bake for 30 minutes turning once until cooked though and brown on both sides.
  5. Slice sausages lengthwise and across for 4 pieces per link.
  6. Slice pepper jack into thick slices.
  7. Slice Italian bread loaves lengthwise.
  8. Sauce the insides of both halves of the bread and lay them side by side on a large cookie sheet.
  9. Lay the cheese slices on the sauce on the bread half that will be the sandwich top.
  10. Place the sausage link pieces on top of the sauce on the bread half that will be the bottom of the sandwich.
  11. Carefully place the top of the sandwich on top of the bottom.
  12. Cover the sandwiches on the cookie sheet tightly with foil.
  13. Bake for 15-20 minutes until the cheese melts.
  14. Using a bread knife, slice into sandwich size pieces and serve.
  15. Enjoy!
Recipe Notes

Homemade Red Sauce

Nutrition Facts
The Bomb Italian Sausage Sandwich
Amount Per Serving
Calories 861 Calories from Fat 531
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 59g 91%
Saturated Fat 32g 160%
Cholesterol 54mg 18%
Sodium 790mg 33%
Potassium 331mg 9%
Total Carbohydrates 59g 20%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 35g
Protein 23g 46%
Vitamin A 7.3%
Vitamin C 0.2%
Calcium 34%
Iron 16.3%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.