Giblet Mushroom Stuffing for a Healthy Thanksgiving

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I realize this post is after Thanksgiving but here’s to starting planning your next Thanksgiving menu! Try my mom’s healthy stuffing recipe – Giblet Mushroom Stuffing made with Ezekiel and all real food ingredients! It’s delicious and a hit in our household.

Giblet Mushroom Stuffing for a Healthy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2013 is the Thanksgiving I learned that my mom’s stuffing I love contains turkey giblets. I didn’t even know what the word ‘giblet‘ meant before that day.

I had no idea. My parents were shocked I had no idea.

I kept telling them to stop joking around. It’s just so good. It’s impossible that there are any turkey giblets inside. Impossible. I had liver before when I was a kid and it was disgusting. This stuffing is not disgusting.

Quite the contrary. I really really like it.

Giblet Mushroom Stuffing for a Healthy Thanksgiving

So um, yeah. There are turkey giblets in this stuffing. Apparently that’s normal. American recipes I searched for with giblets call it “Old Fashioned Stuffing” – well that’s what I get for not being American maybe, so I had no idea. But then again my parents aren’t American either so what the heck? Was I the only person that was in the dark about this? So weird.

Well. There is no denying this stuffing is awesome. It’s delicious despite the odd ingredient (to me anyway, I try not to think about it). I love the addition of mushrooms which adds a nice earthy flavor.

Here’s your healthyfied stuffing for Thanksgiving! I bet you’ll like it just as much as I do. Just as long as you’re okay with giblets. Poor turkey.

Giblet Mushroom Stuffing for a Healthy Thanksgiving

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So this is delicious but I highly doubt I would ever ever make this on my own. I am way too squeamish for this. This is entirely my mother’s recipe. I like the outcome. Probably not so much the process of getting there though, haha.

Questions for you:

  • Do you use giblets in your stuffing?
  • Did you know Old Fashioned Stuffing includes giblets? *praying I’m not alone here*

Let me know in the comments!

2 Comments

  1. Yum! My mom loves giblets and this year she made fried brown rice with it— so tasty. Next year we should try it in our stuffing!

  2. Great stuffing! Very healthy too. I personally love the full fat and carb foods for the holidays, but this is a great healthy alternative. Gonna try this out.

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