Ground Beef Dressing

Total Time

Prep: 15 min. Bake: 1 hour 40 min.


16 servings

Updated: Jun. 27, 2023
As is true with most families, food is an important part of all our celebrations. That's why I know everyone at your table will savor this delicious dressing.


  • 1 pound lean ground beef (90% lean)
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 medium apple, chopped
  • 2 celery ribs, chopped
  • 8 cups bread cubes
  • 1 tablespoon poultry seasoning
  • 1 teaspoon salt, optional
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth


  1. In a skillet, brown beef; drain. Place in a large bowl; add remaining ingredients and mix well. Transfer to a 3-qt. baking dish that has been coated with cooking spray.
  2. Cover and bake at 325° for 1-1/2 hours. Uncover and bake 10 minutes more or until dressing is lightly browned.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 272 calories, 6g fat, 18mg cholesterol, 414mg sodium, 39g carbohydrate, 14g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 2 starch, 2 lean meat.