Total Time
4hrs 30mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 4 hrs

My best dressing for Christmas and Thanksgiving

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. one to two days before, cut bread into 1/2 inch cubes and put into large bowl.
  2. Saute onions, and celery in turkey fat over medium heat until translucent.
  3. Add herbs, salt, and pepper to bread and toss.
  4. Saute liver (in separate pan) lightly, until slightly firm*.
  5. Add onions and celery to bowl and toss again.
  6. Sprinkle in water until moist, but not wet.
  7. Set aside 1 cup of dressing.
  8. Cut liver into small bits and add to the 1 cup of dressing*.
  9. Use the main dressing for the main cavity of the bird, put what does not fit into a casserole to cook for all the dressing lovers.
  10. Put the liver dressing into the neck cavity of the bird, and fold skin under securing with a skewer. In our house we call this "The Neck Dressing", and we all know what that means -- we are all as passionate about that as we are about the rutabagas, some love it, some hate it.*.