12 Popular Chicken Sausage Brands

As people have been increasingly seeking healthier food options, chicken sausage has grown in popularity. Now more than ever, you have options. Without delay, here are 12 chicken sausage brands worth a try.

Chicken Sausage Brands

Al Fresco

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Al Fresco uses 100% all-natural and skinless chicken from thigh and breast meat for its sausages. The company defines all-natural as being minimally processed without the use of artificial ingredients. Its products are packaged fresh or fully cooked (see the packaging for details).

Al Fresco’s chicken sausages are available in breakfast and dinner varieties. Here are the products that they offer:

Breakfast Chicken Sausages

  • Country Style
  • Apple Maple

Dinner Chicken Sausages

  • Mild Italian Style
  • Sweet Italian
  • Hot Italian Style
  • Rotisserie Style
  • Mild Mexican Style
  • Sweet & Smoky BBQ
  • Roasted Pepper & Asiago
  • Roasted Garlic
  • Roasted Garlic & Herb
  • Spinach & Feta
  • Sweet Apple
  • Bratwrust
  • Sundried Tomato
  • Buffalo Style
  • Spicy Jalapeno
  • Smoked Andouille


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Applegate is one of the premier brands for natural and organic meats, including chicken sausages. Its products do not contain artificial ingredients or preservatives. Furthermore, they have no added chemical nitrites, nitrates, or phosphates. The animals are humanely raised and are fed 100% grass diets.

Applegate makes these chicken sausage products:

  • Organics Chicken & Apple
  • Organics Spinach & Feta
  • Organics Fire Roasted Red Pepper
  • Organics Sweet Italian


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Bruce Aidells is the happy bearded man on the package of this chicken sausage brand. Bruce started the brand in 1983 after working as an endocrinologist with a Ph.D. in biology. He also had a passion for cooking and developed several of his modern sausage combinations during his postdoc fellow, including the popular smoked chicken and apple sausage.  

These are the smoked chicken sausage flavors produced by Aidells:

  • Artichoke & Garlic
  • Bacon, Mushroom, & Swiss Cheese
  • Chicken & Apple
  • Chorizo
  • Pineapple & Bacon
  • Roasted Garlic & Gruyere Cheese
  • Habanero & Green Chile
  • Habanero with Pepper Jack Cheese
  • Italian Style with Mozzarella Cheese
  • Portobello & Swiss Cheese
  • Spinach & Feta
  • Spicy Mango with Jalapeno
  • Mango
  • Organic Cajun Style Andouille
  • Organic Chicken & Apple
  • Organic Spinach & Feta


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Amylu’s grandfather, Leon Tiahnybik, started Leon’s Sausage Company in 1924 after he moved from Austria to Chicago. Amylu learned essential sausage-making skills from her grandfather which allowed her to open Sausages by Amylu in 1994.

Today, the company makes burgers, meatballs, bacon, and sausages made from chicken. Here are the chicken sausages made by Amylu:

  • Andouille
  • Apple & Gouda
  • Apple & Maple Mini Links
  • Breakfast Time Mini Links
  • Caprese
  • Roasted Garlic & Asiago
  • Chipotle Pepper
  • Cranberry & Cognac
  • Gourmet Chorizo
  • Habanero & Tequila
  • Italian with Peppers & Onion
  • Organic Apple & Maple Mini Links
  • Organic Breakfast Links
  • Organic Sugarhouse Maple Mini Links


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Bilinski’s has been in business since 1929 with its roots in making old-world sausage, kielbasa, hot dogs, and bologna. Its chicken sausages are made without casings or skins for a pure flavor. The chickens are humanely raised and not given growth hormones or antibiotics.

Here are Bilinski’s natural and organic chicken sausages:

  • Organic Apples & Honey
  • Organic Cajun-Style Adouille
  • Organic Cilantro Lime
  • Organic Lemon Herb
  • Organic Mild Italian
  • Organic Spicy Italian
  • Organic Spinach with Spring Greens
  • Organic Tomato, Basil, & Mozzarella
  • Organic Wild Mushroom
  • Organic Apple Breakfast
  • Organic Classic Sage Breakfast
  • Apple, Ginger, & Chicken
  • Bell Peppers, Onions, & Chicken
  • Cajun Style Chicken with Peppers
  • Spinach & Chicken
  • Tomato, Basil, & Chicken

Boar’s Head

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Boar’s Head was founded in 1905 in Brooklyn, New York as a distributor of deli meats. Today, its primary products include meats, condiments, and cheeses. Its chicken sausages are made with natural chicken and the perfect amount of spices for a flavorful and quick meal.

Boar’s Head makes these chicken sausages:

  • Blazing Buffalo
  • Chorizo
  • Traditional Breakfast Chicken Sausage
  • Uncured Bacon & Cheddar
  • Honeycrisp Apple
  • Bratwurst
  • Robust Italian


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Gilbert’s makes all-natural craft sausages. Its chicken sausages are antibiotic-free without nitrates or nitrites. Each sausage is individually wrapped for top-quality freshness. We love this chicken sausage brand because they are extremely transparent about their ingredients – listing all herbs and spices on the packaging.

All sausages made by Gilbert’s are made from chicken (skinless leg meat) with beef collagen casings. These are the flavors that they produce:

  • Caprese
  • Aloha Chicken
  • Bourbon Apple
  • Chicken Bratwurst
  • Fig & Feta
  • Andouille
  • Smoked Gouda
  • Sweet Pepper & Onion
  • Tuscan Recipe
  • Ancho Queso


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Most people recognize Johnsonville as much more than just a chicken sausage brand. It began as a small butcher shop in Johnsonville, Wisconsin in 1945. Today, it is one of the most recognized names and largest producers of sausages. Its products are available in 45 countries including the 50 states.

Johnsonville makes a huge assortment of sausages out of various meats. These are its chicken sausages flavors:

  • Cajun Links
  • Chipotle Monterey Jack Cheese Links
  • Three Cheese Italian Style Links
  • Apple Links
  • Andouille Rope Sauage

Jones Dairy Farm

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Jones Dairy Farm has been operating for over 130 years. It’s on its 7th generation of being family-owned and operated. Sausage isn’t just some new fly-by-night product developed by the company. The founder, Milo Jones, launched the business based on his mother’s homemade breakfast sausage recipe.

Today, the company still specializes in making breakfast sausage links and patties out of various meats. These are the breakfast chicken sausages made by the company:

  • Organic Maple Ginger Links
  • Organic Original Sage Links
  • Antibiotic Free Chicken Sausage Links
  • All Natural Links Chicken Sausage Links


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Premio Foods has 40+ years of making Italian sausage as a business. Its chicken sausage is made without artificial flavors or MSG. Furthermore, the sausage has no fillers or preservatives. They are sold uncooked and can be prepared in about 25 minutes or less depending on how they are cooked.

Premio makes these flavors of chicken sausage:

  • Sweet Italian
  • Sweet Italian with Kale
  • Hot & Spicy
  • Itatian with Cheese & Garlic
  • Antibiotic Free Hot & Spicy Italian Chicken Sausage
  • Antibiotic Free Sweet Italian Chicken Sausage


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Silva has been making sausages for over 50 years. It grew from a small brand making linguiça to a well-known name for sausages in San Jose, California, and the surrounding areas. One of its newer products is a Hawaii-style chicken sausage made with uncured bacon and pineapple. It’s fully cooked and contains no nitrates, nitrites, antibiotics, or MSG. Silva’s products are primarily sold in the Western United States.


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Tyson is one of the largest processors of meats, including chicken. Its the parent company of several popular food brands such as Jimmy Dean, Hillshire Farm, Ball Park, and Wright. The company was founded in 1935 by John W. Tyson.

Tyson just started making its line of chicken sausages in 2021. These are the three flavors of all-natural chicken sausage that they make:

  • Mild Italian
  • Hot Italian
  • Sweet Italian

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