"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Turkey Stuffing Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Linda Elliott
Added: Friday, September 19, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
Celery - chopped
Onions - chopped
Butter - 2 sticks
2-3 loaves bread - cubed
salt & pepper to taste
ground sage
milk

Directions:
Directions:
The night before:
Saute butter and chopped celery and onions in a skillet on low heat. Simmer until celery and onions are transparent - approximately an hour.
Cube the bread and sprinkle with salt, pepper and ground sage to taste. Let sit out to somewhat harden. Pour the saute mixture on top the bread and let sit all night to absorb into seasoned bread cubes.
Morning:
Gradually add milk to the stuffing mixture to a formidable consistency. Stuff turkey and cook inside bird.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
8
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 day
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Elliott tradition - stuffing cakes:
Pat a handful of wet stuffing mixture to form a patty and fry in butter. Serve with eggs!

 

 

 

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