How to Make Skilandis (Lithuanian Sausage) Recipe
Posted 09/19/2022 in Recipes

How to Make Skilandis - Lithuanian Sausage Recipe


How to Make Skilandis - Lithuanian Sausage Recipe

What is Skilandis?

Skilandis is a type of Lithuanian sausage that is typically made from pork and spices. It is a popular dish in Lithuania and is often served as part of a traditional meal. This recipe will show you how to make skilandis at home. 


Ingredients: 

  • 1 kg (2.2 lbs) of pork 
  • 1 tablespoon of salt 
  • 1 teaspoon of black pepper 
  • 1 teaspoon of allspice 
  • 1 teaspoon of garlic powder 
  • 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg 
  • 1/4 cup (60 ml) of water


How to Make Skilandis: 

1. Combine all of the spices in a small bowl and mix well. 

2. Cut the pork into small pieces (approximately 1-2 inches in size). 

3. Add the pork to a large bowl and sprinkle the spice mixture over it. Mix everything together until the pork is evenly coated with the spices. 

4. Place the pork in a large saucepan or Dutch oven and add the water. Bring the mixture to a boil over high heat, then reduce the heat to low and simmer for 2-3 hours, or until the pork is cooked through. 

5. Skilandis is typically served with potatoes, bread, and pickled vegetables. Enjoy!