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Sausages & Basil Pesto Mash

Sausages & Basil Pesto Mash
A simple mash potato hack that adds a burst of herbaceous flavour to the ultimate comfort food dish. Just mash in a big dollop of our Classic Basil Pesto, and serve with your favourite sausages (we love the fruity contrast of pork & apple).

Cook Time

20 mins




  • 1kg potatoes, peeled and cut into rough chunks
  • 75ml milk
  • 40g butter
  • ½ jar Sacla' Classic Basil Pesto
  • 6 pork & apple sausages
  • 3 tbsp. olive oil

How to make the recipe

  1. Boil the potatoes in a large pan of water for 10–12 minutes, until tender. Drain well then return the potatoes to the hot pan and heat over a low heat for a few seconds to dry off excess water
  2. Add the milk, butter and Pesto and mash together over a low heat until smooth
  3. Meanwhile, fry the sausages in a pan with the olive oil and cook according to pack instructions. Serve the sausages on a bed of mashed potato with your favourite vegetables. So easy!