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Sage and lemon stuffing recipe

Try this classic turkey stuffing recipe with flavours of lemon, sage and garlic to stuff your turkey with this Christmas dinner. Find more on Kidspot New Zealand's recipe finder



  • 125g fresh white breadcrumbs
  • 60g grated suet (or melted butter)
  • Rind of 1 lemon, finely grated
  • 4 fresh sage leaves, finely chopped
  • 1/2 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • Sea salt and freshly ground black pepper


Mix all ingredients together and season to taste.

If using the butter, make sure the stuffing is cold before filling turkey cavity just before roasting.

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This recipe was created by Melissa Hughes for Kidspot, New Zealand’s best recipe finder.