COUNTRY CORN BREAD SAUSAGE DRESSING
Cornbread Dressing Ingredients :
- 1 recipe Aunt Jemima or Quaker corn bread
- 1 (1 lb.) pkg. Jimmy Dean pork sausage, reg. or special recipe
- 2 c. sliced celery
- 1 c. chopped onion
- 6 c. soft bread cubes
- 1/4 c. butter, melted
- 1 1/2 to 1 tsp. sage
- 1 (10 3/4 oz.) can condensed chicken broth
- 3/4 c. water
- 2 eggs, beaten
- 1 (12 to 16 lb.) turkey
Bake corn bread according to package directions; cool completely. Crumble into large bowl; set aside.
Brown sausage with celery and onion; drain. In large bowl combine sausage mixture, corn bread, bread cubes, butter and sage; mix well. Add broth, water and eggs; toss lightly until bread is thoroughly moistened. (Add 1 1/2 cups additional water if more moist dressing is desired). Lightly spoon dressing into body cavity and neck region of turkey. Truss and roast according to standard roasting directions. Place remaining dressing in 1 to 1 1/2 quart casserole. Cover; and bake during last 35 to 40 minutes of roasting time. About 12 cups dressing. Enjoy !