Herbed Onion Bread Dressing

READY IN: 2hrs 20mins
Recipe by Chris from Kansas

This is my favorite homemade dressing recipe. I make it every year for the holidays and always get lots of compliments. It has a very fresh flavor from all the vegetables and herbs.

Top Review by cookin mimi

Great stuffing recipe, I made this for a crowd (my family pre-Christmas crowd of about 25 people) and it turned out good and was very popular. Thanks for the post, Chris!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Position rack in top third of oven and preheat to 350.
  2. Place bread pieces in large baking pan.
  3. Bake until lightly toasted and crisp, stirring occasionally, about 30 minutes.
  4. Cool.
  5. Butter 9X13 glass baking dish.
  6. Melt butter in heavy large skillet over medium-low heat.
  7. Add onions, celery, bay leaves, poultry seasoning and thyme.
  8. Cover; cook until vegetables are tender, stirring occasionally, about 15 minutes.
  9. Discard bay laves.
  10. Transfer to large bowl and cool.
  11. Add bread to vegetables in bowl.
  12. (Can be prepared 2 hours ahead. Let stand at room temperature.) Add stock, chopped parsley and eggs and stir until ingredients are thoroughly combined.
  13. Season with salt and pepper.
  14. Spoon into prepared baking dish, packing down gently.
  15. Bake dressing until firm and light brown, about 50 minutes.

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