Sweet Southern Corn Bread Dressing

Tammy Brownlow


Makes me wish Thanksgiving was more than once a year....


★★★★★ 2 votes

8 to 10
25 Min
45 Min


  • 1 pkg
    12 oz sage flavored sausage
  • 2 c
  • 3
    chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1
    sprig rosemary
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    pepper (i use fresh ground)
  • 1 medium
    onion, diced
  • 2 stalk(s)
    celery, diced - leaves and all
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 2
    eggs, slightly beaten
  • 1 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1 tsp
    ground poultry seasoning - or more to taste
  • 2
    cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2
    stick butter, melted

How to Make Sweet Southern Corn Bread Dressing


  1. Break up corn bread in a large bowl. Cover with a clean dish towel and leave on the counter over night.
  2. In a large non stick skillet break up and brown sausage. Add vegetable oil, onion, celery and cook until tender- crisp. Add minced garlic and cook 2 minutes more. Do not drain.
  3. In a microwave safe bowl add water, rosemary sprig, and bouillon cubes. Heat for 2 to 3 minutes to dissolve the bouillon cubes. Discard rosemary sprig. Set aside to cool.
  4. In your corn bread bowl combine sausage mixture, Cooled bouillon, melted butter, sage, sugar, pepper, and eggs. Pour into baking dish and bake at 350 covered for 40 to 50 minutes.

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About Sweet Southern Corn Bread Dressing

Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tag: For Kids

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