SHEBOYGAN FALLS, Wis. – Johnsonville Sausage has launched its new fully-cooked Chicken Sausage, which features 50 percent less fat. Available in three varieties – Apple, Three Cheese Italian Style and Chipotle Monterey Jack Cheese, products are now sold by select retailers nationwide.

The products are available in 12-oz packages at a suggested retail price of $4.49.

"At Johnsonville, we're always listening to find out exactly what our consumers want in their sausage products," said Chris O'Toole, Johnsonville brand manager. "We understood moms were looking for added variety and better-for-you choices in their sausage selection, and we're pleased to be able to answer that desire for more variety with our new Chicken Sausage."

Each variety of this new product is made with its own blend of flavors. The Apple variety includes real apples, diced in with a secret blend of spices. Three Cheese Italian Style features Mozzarella, Romano and Parmesan cheeses blended with savory chicken sausage, garlic, onion and select seasonings. Chipotle Monterey Jack Cheese includes smoked chicken and Jack cheese, accentuated by spicy chipotle pepper.