Roast Goose Recipe


Preparation Time25 MinCooking Time4 Hr 20 Min
Ready In4 Hr 45 MinDifficulty LevelMedium
Health IndexAverageServings20
Main Ingredient


 Goose12 Pound
 Apple stuffing1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Salt2 Teaspoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1023 Calories from Fat 826

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 92 g141.2%

Saturated Fat 26.6 g133.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 217.7 mg

Sodium 402.8 mg16.8%

Total Carbohydrates 3 g0.9%

Dietary Fiber 0.15 g0.59%

Sugars 0 g

Protein 43 g86.3%

Vitamin A 3% Vitamin C 19.1%

Calcium 3.3% Iron 37.8%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. Set out a shallow roasting pan with rack.
2. Clean goose (and cut off neck at body, leaving skin).
3 Rinse andspat goose dry with absorbent paper. Set aside.
4. Prepare Apple Stuffing for Poultry and cool.
5. Rub cavity of goose with salt.
6. Lightly fill body and neck cavities with stuffing. To close body cavity, sew or skewer and lace with cord. Fasten neck skin to back with skewer. Loop cord around legs and tighten slightly. Place goose breast down on rack in roasting pan.
7. Roast at 325°F for 3 3/4 to 4 1/4 hrs. or until goose tests done. Allow about 25 min. per pound.
8. To test doneness, move leg gently by grasping end of bone; the thigh joint should move easily. (Protect fingers with cloth or paper.) During roasting period, spoon off fat occasionally as it accumulates. This fat may be used in other cooking.
9. Remove skewers and cord. Serve goose on heated platter. Garnish with parsley.