If you're not using onions in your stuffing, what can you substitute to keep it moist?

  • Posted by: stella
  • November 24, 2013
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4 Comments

Pegeen November 24, 2013
An egg, whipped with a splash of water before adding.
 
chilmarkgal November 24, 2013
Onions don't contribute a significant amount of moisture to stuffing. If you're worried about your stuffing drying out, try stock (chicken or turkey), egg, or melted butter. Chopped apples would be a great onion-like addition (in terms of texture).
 
Merrill S. November 24, 2013
Celery is another option, although the flavor will obviously be different.
 
Emily W. November 24, 2013
Hi Stella! Maybe try leeks or shallots? Or even an onion bread if you still want the flavor.
 
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