1 to 2 tablespoons olive oil
12 links assorted fully cooked German sausages
1 large white onion, thin sliced
2 crisp red apples, such as Gala or Braeburn, cored and cut into 1/2″ slices
1/4c apple cider
Heat a 12′ skillet over med. heat, and add 1 tablespoon oil. Halve sausage lengthwise, if desired. Cook till browned and heated through, about 3 minutes a side. Transfer to plate, keep warm.
Add remaining tablespoon of oil to skillet, if necessary. Add onion and cook for 3 minutes. Add apples, stir, and cook till softened, 6 to 7 minutes. Stir in cider and cook 1 min. Add sauerkraut and heat till warmed through, about 2 minutes.
Transfer sauerkraut to warm serving platter and top with sausages.
Serve with pickles and assorted mustards.
(Sausages and sauerkraut can be kept warm, covered, in a 250 degree oven for up to 1 hour).