Mushroom stuffing

    Mushroom stuffing

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    1hr30min


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    About this recipe: A delicious stuffing featuring mushrooms, apples and herbs. This recipe will stuff a 5kg (12 lb) turkey.

    Ingredients
    Serves: 14 

    • 500g (1 1/4 lb) fresh mushrooms, sliced
    • 100g (4 oz) butter
    • 1 onion, diced
    • 2 stalks celery, chopped
    • 1 teaspoon savoury seasoning
    • 1 teaspoon salt
    • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
    • 1.25kg (2 3/4 lb) dried breadcrumbs
    • 350ml (12 fl oz) hot chicken stock
    • 2 eggs, beaten
    • 4 apples - cored, peeled and diced
    • handful chopped fresh parsley

    Method
    Prep:30min  ›  Cook:1hr  ›  Ready in:1hr30min 

    1. Butter one 23x33cm (9x13 in) casserole dish. Preheat oven to 190 C / Gas mark 5.
    2. Rinse, pat dry and quarter mushrooms. In large frying pan, heat butter and add mushrooms, onion and celery; sauté 5 minutes and remove from heat. Stir in savoury seasoning, salt and pepper.
    3. In large mixing bowl, combine breadcrumbs with stock and eggs, then add mushroom mixture, apples and parsley; mix well. Transfer to casserole.
    4. Cover and bake for about 45 minutes. Remove cover and bake 15 minutes longer to brown top.

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    Reviews (5)

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    It's Novemeber and I've got a ton of mushrooms going spare...by December I'm going to have to make stuffing for the family and I'm wondering if I can be cunning and freeze a batch of this now? Has anyone frozen it before? Did it come out ok and at which stage should I freeze it do you think? Thanks! - 21 Nov 2011

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    Took shortcuts. Great moist stuffing - even cooked inside the turkey. I used some chopped portabello mushrooms instead of all button mushrooms to add some additional flavour. Also, to save time, I made the stuffing and refrigerated it overnight before cooking and it turned out fine. - 24 Jul 2008

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    Something else. this is always a hit. I've shared the recipe with family and friends. I don't measure the breadcrumbs but dry 1 loaf of white bread, cube it and then double the stock and seasoning. we added portabella mushrooms and it was wonderful. I didn't put the apple in but may have to try it the next time. This is a very good recipe and there are never any leftovers. Thanks for sharing your recipe Christine! - 24 Jul 2008

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