Monthly Archives: March 2013

One Pot Thanksgiving Dinner


This is a great one pot quick dinner! Serve with cranberry sauce and green beans.

-2 Turkey Tenderloins – approx. 2 lbs
-2 pkgs stovetop stuffing mix
– 1/2 cup chopped pecans
-1/2 cup craisins
-1/2 onion, chopped
-1/2 cup chopped celery
– 2 cloves garlic, minced
-2 tbls butter
-2 links spicy turkey sausage
– 1/2 cup chicken broth
-olive oil
-poultry seasoning
-cayenne pepper
-salt & pepper

-saute onions, garlic and celery in fry pan with butter. set aside
-remove turkey sausage casings, brown until crispy mix in onion mixture and let meld flavors.
-in large bowl, combine one pkg of stuffing mix with craisins & pecans. Stir in onion/sausage mixture.
-in large pot (i use cast iron with a lid) drizzle olive oil in bottom of pan
-season turkey with spices to taste-place in bottom of pan
-pour chicken broth over turkey
-cover turkey with stuffing mixture – pat down firmly.
-cook on low on stove top for 2 hours