ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Marbled Rye Chicken and Dressing

Updated on November 17, 2019
Melissa Althen profile image

Melissa is a certified food scientist with over 20 years in the food industry. New food development and matching are her specialties.

Quality Ingredients & Time

When you think of dressing or stuffing, you tend to think cornbread or bread. But what happens when you make dressing with something besides white bread? I happened to have an abundance of marbled rye from one of the best baking companies in the United States. Turano has been baking bread for over half a century. The marble rye panini bread I happen to have on hand is baked on stone. The crust is better than fresh pizza crust. It is just a phenomenal product. I am not doing anything unbelievably new when it comes to dressing, but rather showing you how to use the best ingredients to obtain the best results.


Quality includes making your own chicken stock. Making stock is easy and a great way to clean out the refrigerator. Boil a whole chicken, debone, and put the bones back in the stock. You get the added benefit of the flavors and nutrients from the bone as your stock reduces.

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 200F. Put a large, rinsed chicken with giblets in a stock pot and cover with water. Add 4 eggs (to hard boil), two stalks of celery, a peeled carrot, a portion of the onion, garlic, sage, and rosemary. Bring to a boil. Remove eggs after 12 minutes of boiling and submerge them in ice water. Peel and reserve eggs.
  2. Cut bread into cubes and place on a foil lined cookie sheet. Bake at 200F until the bread starts to become crispy (~30 minutes). Turn off the oven and leave the bread there until needed. *If your bread is already old and dry skip this step and just cut it into cubes.
  3. After the chicken has boiled for 1 1/2 hours, remove it from the stock and let cool on a cutting board. When cool enough to touch, debone the chicken meat. Return the remaining bones, skin, etc. to the stock pot. Cook the stock on boiling high to reduce. Just before combining the bread with other ingredients, drain the stock into a bowl using a colander. You should have 3-4 cups of stock. You can always add water if needed.
  4. While the stock is reducing, bring a sauté pan to medium high. Add 4 tbsp butter. Sauté remaining celery and onion. When softened add the garlic and sauté for an additional 2 minutes.
  5. Put the bread pieces into an extra large bowl. Put the deboned chicken on top of the bread. Pour the celery onion, garlic, butter mixture over both. Wisk the remaining eggs and add. Pour the stock over the bread mixture. Stir well to combine. Taste, and add additional seasonings as desired. Now is the time to adjust salt, pepper, sage, rosemary, garlic powder, and onion powder to taste.
  6. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a 10" cast iron skillet at 350F. Melt an additional 2 tbsp butter in the oven on microwave. Pour the dressing mixture into the cast iron skillet. Pour the additional butter over the top of the dressing.
  7. Bake at 350F for 45 minutes. Remove from the oven and let sit for 10 minutes before cutting.

Celery, Onion, Garlic

Deboned Chicken

Boiling Stock

Dried Bread

Mixing the Dressing

Drained Chicken Stock

© 2019 Melissa Holton

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://corp.maven.io/privacy-policy

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)