Bread and Apple Dressing

Preparation info
  • Yield:

    12 or More

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Craig Claiborne's Southern Cooking

By Craig Claiborne

Published 1987

  • About

In the South, the terms stuffing and dressing are synonymous. If the ingredients are baked alone to be served as a side dish, with roast poultry, for example, it is most often referred to as a dressing.


  • 8 cups coarsely blended or crumbled fresh bread crumbs
  • 2 cups dark raisins
  • 4 cups


  • Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.
  • In a mixing bowl combine the bread crumbs, raisins, apples, parsley, garlic, mace, sage, nutmeg, cloves, butter, salt, and pepper. Blend well.
  • Butter the inside of a baking dish measuring about