Mother Earth Living

Savor the Flavors of Fall: Savory Butternut Squash Stuffing

By Vicki Mattern
October/November 2007
Add to My MSN


Content Tools

Related Content

Turkey Raising in Texas

A Texas couple who raises grass-fed beef without chemicals or hormones tried raising turkeys for the...

A Truly Scents-less Holiday

A Truly Scents-less Holiday

Prepare a Vegetarian Thanksgiving Meal

A Thanksgiving turkey is a staple for most families. But if you don’t eat meat and want some more su...

An Herbal Thanksgiving Tale

Learn how the Lemon Verbena Lady met her husband at Thanksgiving, along with delicious recipes.

Makes 9 to 12 cups (enough for 8- to 12-pound turkey with some leftover)

Prepare just before roasting the turkey; fill the bird loosely (use ¾ cup per pound of turkey), then roast immediately. To bake stuffing separately, add 1 cup stock to prepared stuffing to replace turkey juices. Butter a casserole dish, then bake covered 45 minutes to 1 hour at 350 degrees.

• 6  tablespoons butter
• 16 ounces ground pork (optional)
• 2  large Spanish onions, finely diced
• 3  small celery stalks, diced
• 1  large butternut squash, peeled and diced
• 2  teaspoons fresh thyme leaves
• 4  cups dry, cubed bread crumbs
• Salt and pepper
• Additional chicken broth (optional)

In a large sauce pot, melt butter, then sauté pork until brown. Add onion, celery, squash and thyme. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the onion becomes translucent. Add bread crumbs, salt and pepper. Note: If stuffing seems dry, add just enough broth to moisten.








Post a comment below.

 








Subscribe today and save 58%

First Name: *
Last Name: *
Address: *
City: *
State/Province: *
Zip/Postal Code:*
Country:
Email:*
(* indicates a required item)
Canadian subs: 1 year, (includes postage & GST). Foreign subs: 1 year, . U.S. funds.
Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
Non US and Canadian Subscribers - Click Here

Subscribe to Mother Earth Living!

Welcome to Mother Earth Living, the authority on green lifestyle and design. Each issue of Mother Earth Living features advice to create naturally healthy and nontoxic homes for yourself and your loved ones. With Mother Earth Living by your side, you’ll discover all the best and latest information you want on choosing natural remedies and practicing preventive medicine; cooking with a nutritious and whole-food focus; creating a nontoxic home; and gardening for food, wellness and enjoyment. Subscribe to Mother Earth Living today to get inspired on the art of living wisely and living well.

Save Money & a Few Trees!

Pay now with a credit card and take advantage of our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. You’ll save an additional $5 and get six issues of Mother Earth Living for just $14.95! (Offer valid only in the U.S.)

Or, choose Bill Me and pay just $19.95.