A little sweetness from the berries and whole lot of crunch from the cucumber makes this bright slaw an unexpected topper for brats. Pile on a big spoonful and serve the rest alongside.

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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a large saucepan combine bratwurst and apple juice; bring to boiling. Reduce heat and simmer, covered, for 12 minutes, rearranging once until sausage reach 160°F on an instant-read thermometer.

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  • Meanwhile, for Cucumber-Blueberry Slaw, in a medium bowl combine cabbage, cucumber, blueberries, and green onion. In a small bowl stir together buttermilk, mayonnaise, parsley, dill, garlic, salt, and pepper. Add buttermilk mixture to cabbage mixture; toss gently to coat.

  • For a charcoal or gas grill, place bratwurst on grill rack directly over medium heat. Grill 5 to 7 minutes or until sausage is browned, turning occasionally.

  • Serve bratwurst in toasted buns. Top with slaw.

Nutrition Facts

442 calories; 24 g total fat; 9 g saturated fat; 1 g polyunsaturated fat; 1 g monounsaturated fat; 61 mg cholesterol; 1005 mg sodium. 233 mg potassium; 36 g carbohydrates; 2 g fiber; 12 g sugar; 19 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 151 IU vitamin a; 17 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 2 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 68 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 115 mg calcium; 2 mg iron;

Reviews (1)

12 Ratings
  • 5 star values: 8
  • 4 star values: 3
  • 3 star values: 1
  • 2 star values: 0
  • 1 star values: 0
Rating: Unrated
08/12/2013
Delicious, different and quick!