Amazing Cooking Tips: Sausage & Cheese Muffins 1 lb hot sausage, uncooked 8 oz. cream cheese, softened, 1 1/4 cups Bisquick, 4 oz. cheddar cheese, shredded - Preheat oven to 400F. Mix all ingredients until well combined. (I use my Kitchen Aid mixer with the dough hook attachment) Roll into 1-inch balls. Bake for 20-25 minutes, or until brown.