Corn-Stuffed Crown Roast
Total TimePrep: 20 min. Bake: 3 hours + standing
- 1 pork crown roast (about 7 pounds and 12 ribs)
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper, divided
- 1 cup chopped celery
- 1 cup chopped onion
- 1 cup butter, cubed
- 6 cups crushed corn bread stuffing
- 2 cups frozen corn, thawed
- 2 jars (4-1/2 ounces each) sliced mushrooms, undrained
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1 teaspoon poultry seasoning
- Place roast on a rack in a large shallow roasting pan. Sprinkle with 1/4 teaspoon pepper. Cover rib ends with foil. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 1-1/2 hours.
- In a Dutch oven, saute celery and onion in butter until tender. Stir in the stuffing, corn, mushrooms, salt, poultry seasoning and remaining pepper. Carefully spoon 1-3 cups into center of roast. Place remaining stuffing in a greased 2-qt. baking dish. Refrigerate until ready to use.
- Bake roast 1 hour longer or until a thermometer reads 165° for stuffing. Cover and bake extra stuffing for 30-40 minutes or until browned. Transfer to a serving platter. Let stand for 15 minutes. Remove foil. Cut between ribs to serve.
Nutrition Facts1 each: 545 calories, 30g fat (15g saturated fat), 124mg cholesterol, 826mg sodium, 30g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 3g fiber), 38g protein.
Dec 25, 2011
Has become a Christmas tradition. Everyone loves it.
May 6, 2008
The great taste of this dish comes from the pork. A good quality Crown Roast will always be great. Be sure you study how to purhase a Crown Roast, it will make all the difference. The presentation was great, and everyone loved this on Christmas day instead of turkey or ham.