Sausage Migas Ranchero (Gluten Free)

Sausage Migas Ranchero (Gluten Free)

By: Suzanne - Basking Ridge, NJ - 2016 Recipe Contest


This is a Door County Coffee Fan recipe. It was not made in the kitchens of the Door County Coffee Café.



Featured ingredient: Sumatra Coffee 10 oz. Bag Ground

  • 1 dried pasilla chile (or other medium-hot chile like ancho)
  • 3/4 cup canned crushed tomatoes
  • 1/2 cup brewed Door County Sumatra Coffee
  • 1/4 cup broth (or water)
  • 1 teaspoon salt plus more as needed
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 12 ounces of bulk pork sausage
  • 1 teaspoon chile powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons cumin powder
  • 1 can (4-ounce) chopped green chiles
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 small onion
  • 8 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons salsa (plus more for serving)
  • Black pepper as needed
  • 1 cup corn chips
  • 1/2 cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese (divided use)
  • 2 tablespoon chopped cilantro (plus more for garnish)
  • 2 sliced avocados
  • 8 corn tortillas - charred on stove or grill


  1. Rinse chile and slit the center to remove the seeds. Roast it in a skillet for 3-4 minutes; turn occasionally to avoid burning.
  2. Soak it in hot water for 20 minutes. Process chile in a blender or food processor with tomatoes, coffee, broth, 1 teaspoon salt, and honey.
  3. Cook sausage in large skillet over medium heat. Break up sausage meat with a wooden spoon; sprinkle it with chile powder and cumin and stir in canned green chiles.
  4. Cook until sausage is completely browned. Stir in the ranchero chile sauce. Bring to a low simmer and stir in sour cream.
  5. Melt butter in another large skillet over medium heat; add onion and cook until softened.
  6. In large bowl beat eggs 2 tablespoons salsa and salt and black pepper as needed. Reduce the heat to low; add eggs and cook while stirring frequently just until curds start to form.
  7. Stir in corn chips 1/4 cup cheese and 2 tablespoons cilantro; continue to cook until eggs are softly scrambled.
  8. To serve divide sausage and eggs among 4 wide shallow bowls. Add avocado and salsa as garnishes.
  9. Serve with charred tortillas and sprinkle with fresh cilantro and remaining cheese.

4 servings