PEARLED SPELT STUFFING


SERVES: 4
PREPARATION TIME: 10 minutes 
COOKING TIME: 25 - 30 minutes

Ingredients:

 

  • 300g cooked pearled spelt 
  • 150g soft butter 
  • 200g finely chopped onions 
  • 2 cloves of garlic finely chopped
  • 20g thyme leaves 
  • 100g cooked chestnuts grated 
  • 20g chopped parsley 
  • 2 eggs 
  • 50g breadcrumbs

 

Method:

 

In a large pan add the soft butter, melt over a moderate heat and add the onions and the garlic. Sweat the onions and the garlic until they are transparent. Add the thyme leaves and cook for a further 2 minutes. 

Add the spelt and the grated chestnuts. Take the pan off the heat and add the chopped parsley. Fold in the egg and the breadcrumbs and season the mixture with salt and pepper. 

Add the stuffing to your bird or bake separately at 180°C/350°F/Gas 4 for 25 - 30 minutes.

Extracted from Spelt by Roger Saul © Roger Saul 2015
Published by Nourish Books, London. 
Hardback £16.99
Commissioned photography by Lara Holmes & Neil White

 


14th March 2019

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