Turkey Stuffing and Broccoli Hotdish

Turkey, Broccoli Stuffing Hotdish

Turkey, Broccoli Stuffing Hotdish

Instead of all of the traditional dishes and side dishes for our Christmas buffet I tried quite a few new ones.  We celebrated the holiday on Christmas Day instead of Christmas Eve.  I had an extra day to prepare foods ahead of time and that was a relief.  We had several frozen turkeys in the freezer and I wanted to use one for a cozy casserole-type dish.  It would be traditional in an informal way.
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My Favorite Sausage Stuffing

Sausage Stuffing From Scratch

Sausage Stuffing From Scratch

I don’t measure much when I make my homemade stuffing.  I’ve made it for so many years I do it by eyeballing it and tasting it.  But I did want to post my best go-to recipe for sausage stuffing and I needed a starting guide for amounts.  I found a recipe and have noted it at the end of the post.  I truly adapted it quite a bit, but the recipe was a great help with some of the amounts. Continue reading

Enhanced Stuffing

Enhanced Stuffing

Enhanced Stuffing

Inspired by a fellow blogger’s bold use of stuffing in a casserole, I wanted to make a stuffing dish of my own.  I had things to use in the fridge and they seemed like sensible enhancements to a chicken flavored stuffing.  Although I’d never heard of green beans in stuffing, and a search of Pinterest didn’t bring up many recipes, I would still try to reinvent the stuffing dish as a new food group.  VeggieBread. Continue reading