Gluten-Free Sage Chestnut Stuffing
This Gluten-Free Sage Chestnut Stuffing is so flavourful. Crisp on top with a beautifully soft yet robust texture you won’t even notice it is vegetarian.
Servings Prep Time
8servings 40minutes
Cook Time
20minutes
Servings Prep Time
8servings 40minutes
Cook Time
20minutes
Ingredients
  • 2 large onionspeeled and diced
  • 30g unsalted butter + 1 teaspoon
  • 180g whole peeled vacuum packed chestnuts
  • 15g fresh sageleaves removed
  • 150g gluten-free sourdoughor the best gluten-free bread you can find
  • 1 egg
  • 2tablespoons double cream
  • ½teaspoon salt
  • ½teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
Instructions
  1. Place the onions in a saucepan along 30g butter and cook very gently for 30-40 minutes until the onions have caramelized.
  2. Tip the onions in a large mixing bowl then set aside whilst you prepare the rest of the ingredients.
  3. Place the saucepan back on the heat and add the extra teaspoon of butter to melt. Drop the fresh sage into the saucepan and fry gently until starting to colour then remove and finely chop. Add to the onions.
  4. Break up the gluten-free sourdough and place in a food processor along with the chestnuts. Pulse briefly until they are roughly chopped. Then tip into the onions along with the beaten egg, double cream and seasoning.
  5. Press the stuffing into an ovenware dish and leave in the fridge overnight to set.
  6. Bake in an oven pre-heated to 180°C/170°C fan/gas mark 4 for 20-25 minutes until the top is golden and crisp.