Healthified Stuffing

69% less fat • 93% less sat fat • 36% fewer calories than the original recipe. A change from butter to a smaller amount of oil cuts 2/3 of the total fat, and using whole-grain bread adds 3g of fiber per serving. Start a new tradition.

  • Prep Time 30 min
  • Total Time 1 hr 40 min
  • Servings 12

15
slices white whole-grain bread
2
tablespoons olive oil
1/2
cup chopped celery
1/2
cup chopped onion
1/2
cup chopped carrot
2
cups Progresso™ reduced-sodium chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
1
teaspoon dried sage leaves, crushed, or 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh sage leaves
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
teaspoon dried or 1 1/2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves
1/4
teaspoon pepper

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F. Spray 2-quart casserole with cooking spray; set aside.
  • 2 On large cookie sheet, place bread slices. Bake 15 to 20 minutes, turning each slice once, until firm and very light golden brown. Remove bread slices from cookie sheet; cut into 1/2-inch cubes.
  • 3 In 12-inch nonstick skillet, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add celery, onion and carrot; cook 6 to 8 minutes, stirring frequently, until tender. Stir in broth, sage, salt, thyme and pepper; heat to boiling. Remove from heat. Stir in bread cubes until well mixed. Spoon mixture into casserole.
  • 4 Cover; bake 30 minutes. Uncover; bake 15 to 20 minutes longer or until hot and top is light golden brown.

Expert Tips

We've replaced ingredients with great-tasting alternatives to create better-for-you recipes that are just as yummy as the originals.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
120
(
Calories from Fat
35),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
4g
4%
(Saturated Fat
1/2g,
1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
380mg
380%;
Total Carbohydrate
18g
18%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
4g
4%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
20%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
4%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.