Wild Rice Bread Dressing with Apple, Apricot & Sage

Wild Rice Bread Dressing with Apple, Apricot & Sage
Photo by Scott Phillips


  • 1 cup wild rice, rinsed
  • 1 cup toasted, chopped pecans
  • 4 cups ½-inch cubes of bread from a crusty baguette, left out overnight to dry or toasted in a 350°F oven until dry and light golden
  • ½ cup unsalted butter
  • ¾ cup fresh orange juice
  • 1 Tbs. chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
  • 2 Tbs. chopped fresh sage
  • + 9 more ingredients
    • 1 cup ½-inch diced apple
    • 2/3 cup coarsely chopped dried apricots
    • 1 cup minced celery
    • 1 cup minced yellow onion
    • 1 cup homemade or low-salt canned chicken broth; more if needed
    • ½ cup Triple Sec or Grand Marnier
    • 2 Tbs. finely grated orange zest
    • 1 tsp. kosher salt
    • ¼ tsp. freshly ground black pepper

Put the dried apricots in a small bowl and pour the Triple Sec or Grand Marnier over them to cover. Let the apricots soak for about an hour and then drain off any excess liqueur (save the liqueur to deglaze a sauté or to add to a warm vinaigrette). Meanwhile, put the wild rice in a medium saucep...

View full recipe at Fine Cooking


Best Wine Deals

See More Deals

Snooth Media Network