10 Turkey Leftover RecipesElizabeth Stark and Brian Campbell
Turkey Chili with Roasted Peppers and Squash 1 of 10With spicy heat and a touch of sweetness, this turkey chili brings some unexpected flavors to the post-Thanksgiving table, so it’s perfect for people feeling a little turkey-ed out. It also freezes well, if you need a little time before you’re ready for turkey again.
Make turkey chili with roasted peppers and squash »
Turkey Chowder 2 of 10You’d be surprised how well turkey doubles for clams in this chowder recipe. Smooth and creamy with smoky bacon flavor, it’s sure to please all.
Make turkey chowder »
Turkey Noodle Soup 3 of 10Apart from a sandwich, this delicious turkey noodle soup is the easiest dish you can make with your leftover turkey. And after Thanksgiving, don’t you deserve an easy dish?
Make turkey noodle soup »
Hot Brown Turkey Sandwich 4 of 10The “hot brown sandwich” is a Louisville specialty. But a turkey sandwich with bacon and messy cheese sauce? This should be an "everywhere" specialty.
Make a hot brown turkey sandwich »
Thanksgiving Sandwich 5 of 10With turkey, hot gravy, and cranberry sauce, this Thanksgiving sandwich is a lunch you can eat five days in a row without getting sick of it.
Make a Thanksgiving sandwich »
Turkey Hand Pie with Caramelized Leeks 6 of 10A personal turkey pie with a flaky crust and a slightly sweet, savory filling — these are anything
Make turkey hand pies with caramelized leeks »
Shepherds Pie with Turkey and ButtermilkMashed Potatoes 7 of 10
Technically since it doesn’t use lamb, it’s a turkey herder’s pie. Whatever you call it, though, it’s a hearty supper perfect for a chilly November evening.
Make shepherd’s pie with turkey and buttermilk mashed potatoes »
Turkey Mac and Cheese Casserole with Broccoli 8 of 10Leftover turkey blends right into this traditional comfort food casserole. Besides, Thanksgiving’s not officially over until you’ve made a casserole.
Make turkey mac and cheese casserole with broccoli »
Turkey Caesar Salad 9 of 10Let’s face it, there’s probably not a day when you want a salad as badly as you do the day after Thanksgiving, and a crisp Caesar with roast turkey and a tangy dressing always hits the spot.
Make turkey caesar salad »
Turkey Mushroom Quesadillas with Caramelized Onions 10 of 10The sweet onions and sautéed mushrooms transform your leftover turkey into a satisfying adult- and kid-friendly meal.
Make turkey mushroom quesadillas with caramelized onions »
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