Apple Stuffed Turkey Breast Roast

Recipe by snads
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READY IN: 1hr 50mins
SERVES: 2-3
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
  • 1
    (1 -2 lb) skinless boneless turkey breast
  • 14
    cup apple juice
  • 2
    tablespoons butter
  • 14
    cup onion, finely diced
  • 14
    cup celery, finely diced
  • 2
    tablespoons butter
  • 1
    small apple, peeled cored and finely chopped
  • 12
    teaspoon dried thyme
  • 12
    teaspoon sage
  • 12
    teaspoon salt
  • 14
    teaspoon pepper
  • 2
    cups bread cubes, day old
  • 14
    cup turkey broth or 1/4 cup chicken stock
  • Sauce
  • 1
    cup turkey broth or 1 cup chicken stock
  • 2
    teaspoons cornstarch
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DIRECTIONS

  • To Prepare Stuffing: Sauté onion and celery in butter for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Add apple and seasonings and sauté 1 to 2 minutes longer.
  • Remove from heat and add to bread cubes.
  • Moisten with turkey or chicken stock and set aside to cool.
  • To Prepare Turkey Breast: Pre-heat the Oven at 350°F.
  • Place turkey breast flat on a cutting surface and slice through meat with knife parallel to cutting board. Leave last inch intact and open up turkey breast like a book.
  • Cover turkey with plastic wrap and pound to even thickness with a meat mallet.
  • Spoon stuffing onto one side of the breast.
  • Fold other side over and secure with skewers or toothpicks along cut edge.
  • Place in greased roasting pan.
  • Combine apple juice with melted butter.
  • Brush over turkey.
  • Tent turkey breast with foil and bake at 350 F for 40 minutes.
  • Uncover and baste with remaining apple mixture.
  • Bake 30 to 40 minutes longer or until juices run clear.
  • Remove from oven and let sit 5 minutes before slicing.
  • To Prepare Sauce: Combine turkey or chicken stock with cornstarch and add to drippings.
  • Stir and cook until thick and clear.
  • Spoon sauce over thick slices of stuffed turkey breast.
  • Served with mashed potatoes and vegetables.
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