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Brandied Wild Rice Corn Bread And Chestnut Stuffing

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  Lean bacon 1⁄2 Pound, cut into cubes
  Yellow onions 4 Medium, peeled and chopped
  Garlic 3 Clove (15 gm), crushed
  Celery 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), finley diced
  Mushrooms 1 1⁄2 Pound, sliced
  Parsley 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), minced
  Minced sage/1 1/2 tablespoons dried sage 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Wild rice 8 Ounce, cooked (1 Box)
  Corn bread/8 ounce packages corn bread stuffing mix 8 Cup (128 tbs), crumbled
  Chestnuts 1 1⁄2 Pound, shelled, peeled, and quartered
  Melted butter/Margarine 1 1⁄4 Cup (20 tbs)
  Chicken broth/Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Brandy 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon

1. Add bacon to a large, heavy skillet, place on moderately high heat and allow the bacon to turn brown. Transfer to paper towel and drain.
2. Add garlic, celery and onions to the drippings and stir fry for 8 to 10 minutes to turn golden brown. Mix parsley, sage and mushrooms to the onion mixture and sauté for 8 to 10 minutes. Add rest of the ingredients and mix well.

3. Use as for stuffing a large turkey or suckling pig.

1. Using a heavy foil, wrap the leftover stuffing and chill about an hour. Take out and place the foil along with the pig or turnkey in the roasting pan and heat with the pig or turkey.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Main Dish
Everyday, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 6625 Calories from Fat 2538

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 287 g441%

Saturated Fat 152.6 g763.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 975.8 mg325.3%

Sodium 5787.1 mg241.1%

Total Carbohydrates 798 g266.1%

Dietary Fiber 76.7 g306.7%

Sugars 110.5 g

Protein 158 g316.5%

Vitamin A 209.7% Vitamin C 111%

Calcium 27.7% Iron 58.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Brandied Wild Rice Corn Bread And Chestnut Stuffing Recipe