Roast Turkey Recipe with Chestnut Stuffing

Roast turkey with chestnut and sage stuffing

  • serves 8
  • Easy

Start the turkey prep on Christmas Eve it’s ready to go straight in the oven on Christmas Day. You could also get the chestnut and sage stuffing made up and cook it alongside the turkey for the last 40 minutes. Cooking the stuffing separately means you are in control of the cooking time, so you end up with a crisp top and sides, without drying out the centre




  • sea salt
  • salted butter 100g, softened
  • turkey 1 oven-ready, 4.5kg
  • onions 3, peeled and grated


  • butter 200g
  • onions 2, medium, peeled and diced
  • cooked chestnuts 300g, finely chopped
  • sage a small bunch, a small bunch
  • fresh breadcrumbs 100g
  • Granny Smith apples 3, peeled and grated
  • good quality sausage meat 200g


  • Step 1


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Nutritional Information

  • Kcals 911
  • Fat 36.8g
  • Saturates 15.9g
  • Carbs 63.4g
  • Fibre 4.3g
  • Protein 85.7g
  • Salt 3.15g