Bread N Butter Dressing
"This moist stuffing is a speedy way to stretch a meal," notes Myra Innes of Auburn, Kansas. With yummy herb flavor from sage and thyme, it's tastier than the boxed stuffing mixes you buy at the store.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 15 min.
- 8 slices bread
- 6 tablespoons butter, divided
- 3/4 cup chicken broth
- 1/4 cup chopped onion
- 1/2 teaspoon rubbed sage
- 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Toast bread and spread with 2 tablespoons of butter; cut into 3/4-in. cubes. Place in a 1-qt. microwave-safe dish set aside. Place remaining butter in a microwave-safe bowl; cover and microwave on high for 40-50 seconds. stir in broth, onion and seasonings. Pour over the bread cubes and toss to coat. Microwave, uncovered, on high for 4-1/2 minutes, stirring once.
Editor's NoteThis recipe was tested in a 1,100-watt microwave.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 292 calories, 19g fat (11g saturated fat), 46mg cholesterol, 765mg sodium, 26g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 1g fiber), 5g protein.
Originally published as Bread N Butter Dressing in Quick Cooking November/December 1998