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Turkey with Pecan-Cherry Stuffing


Turkey with Pecan-Cherry Stuffing

Turkey with Pecan-Cherry Stuffing

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Stand Time 5 minutes

Cook Time 5 to 6 hours

Prep Time 20 minutes

Yield

Makes 8 servings

Ingredients

1 fresh or frozen boneless turkey breast (about 3 to 4 pounds)
2 cups cooked rice
1/3 cup chopped pecans
1/3 cup dried cherries or cranberries
1 teaspoon poultry seasoning
1/4 cup peach, apricot or plum preserves
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

Preparation

  1. Thaw turkey breast, if frozen. Remove and discard skin. Cut slices three fourths of the way through turkey at 1-inch intervals.
  2. Stir together rice, pecans, cherries and poultry seasoning in large bowl. Stuff rice mixture between slices. If needed, skewer turkey lengthwise to hold it together.
  3. Place turkey in slow cooker. Cover; cook on LOW 5 to 6 hours or until turkey registers 170°F on meat thermometer inserted into thickest part of breast, not touching stuffing.
  4. Stir together preserves and Worcestershire sauce. Spoon over turkey. Cover; let stand for 5 minutes. Remove skewer before serving.

Serving Suggestion

Serve with asparagus spears, crescent rolls and spinach salad.

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