Bratwurst and Sweet Onion Hot Tub

Looking for an easy and delicious recipe for your next tailgate? Look no further than this bratwurst and Sweet onion hot tub. It's easy to pull together and will definitely impress all of your guests. 

  • 1 large 11x9x2⅜ inch aluminum foil baking pan
  • 2 to 3 cans (12 oz) of beer
  • 2 Tbsp butter
  • 1 sweet onion, sliced
  • 1 package (24 oz) bratwurst or sausage
  1. Put the aluminum pan on the grill. `
  2. Pour in the beer and add butter and sweet onions.
  3. Grill bratwurst or sausage until browned and internal temperature reaches 160°F (71°C).
  4. Serve immediately and place any remaining bratwursts/sausage into the steaming aluminum pan (hot tub) to serve later.

For info on safely handling and preparing sausage, check out these tips from the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service.

If you like this recipe, try our Grilled Bratwurst with Sweet Onions!

Prep Time

15 minutes

Cook Time

10 minutes