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Turkey Stuffing Supreme
Categories: Turkey Stuffing, Stuffing, Turkey
Yield: 1 serving per 4-5 lb of turkey
1/4 c butter or margarine *
cloves, minced; or
1 t garlic powder
1 c fresh mushrooms;
or 10 oz can, drained
1 c celery, finely
chopped, 3 stalks
1/4 c bacon bits; or
simulated soya bacon bits
4 c dry bread cubes
diced 1/2 inch thick **
1/4 t salt
1/4 t pepper
1/4 t paprika
1/2 t poultry seasoning
1/4 t dried marjoram (or oregano)
2 t dry parsley
1/2 t ground sage
1 1/4 c stock (vegetable or chicken broth) ***
* Replace with olive
oil if desired.
** About 7 slices cut in 1/2 inch cubes. I use multi-grain bread
for better flavor
*** (Chicken-In-A-Mug) mixed to their directions
Brown garlic in butter (or
olive oil). Add mushrooms and saute.
Add the rest of the vegetables and cook until they begin to soften.
Stir bacon bits into mixture, then lower heat to medium and add
bread cubes and seasonings.
Continue cooking for
approximately 5 more minutes stirring
Add hot vegetable stock and
mix well. Cover and cook over low heat
forat least 30 minutes, stirring frequently, until bread cubes have
broken down. (the secret to a good turkey stuffing is in the slow
cooking and the frequent stirring).
Makes 3 - 4 cups of
Use as turkey stuffing and
bake with turkey OR place in a covered
casserole dish and bake for 30 minutes in 350-375 degree oven.
Hint 1 - Make
double the stuffing you need for the turkey and cook the extra stuffing in a
casserole dish. For low fat, don't add anything more. For an extra taste
delight, sprinkle some of the turkey juice over the stuffing.
Trust me, If you
don't make an extra batch of this turkey stuffing, you're gonna regret it.
Hint 2 - The
best kept Secret for baking soft tender juicy turkey is to baste every 15 - 20
minutes. This little extra work is worth every precious second you invest.
Hint 3 - For
Best results, use a Butterball Turkey.
Hint 4 -
Stuffing tastes better when cooked outside of the turkey.
Warning: To Avoid food poisoning, don't add the stuffing to the turkey,
until you are ready to cook. Turkey stuffing can easily be contaminated if left
inside the turkey, even when refrigerated.
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