Sausage and Fried Potato Ciabatta

Number of servings: 4

Cost per serving: R23

Meal Total: R94

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Ingredient List:

2 tablespoons oil
500 grams dhania beef sausage
3 large potatoes, cut into thin rings
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 loaf of Ciabatta, cut into slices
2 tablespoons of butter

Ingredient List (Spicy Baked Beans):
2 teaspoons butter

1 medium sized onion, finely sliced
1 teaspoon ground coriander
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon chilli powder
1/2 teaspoon turmeric
1 tin/410 grams baked beans in tomato sauce
2 green chillies, slit in half
2 tablespoons Mrs Balls Chutney
1 tablespoon Nando's or any chilli sauce (Hot or Extra Hot)

Method
Step 1: Add oil to a large pan and place it on a medium heat.
Step 2: Add onion and sauté till golden brown.
Step 3: Add sausage, cover with a lid and cook for 6 to 7 minutes or until the sausage is cooked and caramelized on both sides. (You can add a little water if you find the sausage and onion sticking to the pot).

Step 4: Remove sausage from the pan, and slice into bite size pieces
Step 5: Sprinkle salt over the thinly sliced potatoes.
Step 6: Place them in the airfryer at 180°C for around 10 minutes or until the potatoes are soft on the inside and slightly crunchy on the outside.
Step 7: Add some butter to a medium sized pan.
Step 8: Add Ciabatta and toast for 2 to 3 minutes or to your liking.

Method (Spicy Baked Beans):
Step 1: Add butter to a small pot.
Step 2: Place it over a low to medium heat.
Step 3: Once butter has melted, add onion and sauté until onion is soft.

Step 4: Add dry spices. 
Step 5: Cook for 30 seconds to 1 minute, constantly stirring.
Step 6: Add baked beans and cook for 2 minutes.
Step 7: Add sauces and chillies and mix well.

Step 8: Add sliced sausage and mix (you can also keep the sausage separate from the bakes beans if you wish).
Step 9: Cover with a lid and cook for 5 minutes.

Sandwich assembly:
Step 1: Start by adding the potatoes to your toasted ciabatta.
Step 2: Now add some of the sausage and baked beans and enjoy!

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