15 Leftover Turkey Recipes


15 Leftover Turkey Recipes

What to make with leftover turkey, ham, and sweet potatoes?

If you have a ton of Thanksgiving leftovers – you can repurpose the ingredients into entirely new meals so that you are not stuck eating turkey and mashed potatoes for a week!  Check out these 15 unique and delicious leftover turkey recipes as well as ideas for leftover ham and craberries below.   


Turkey and Sweet Potato Enchiladas with Red Chipotle Sauce

Combine the turkey and sweet potatoes with a chipotle red enchilada sauce and you have not only a healthy dish staring you in the face, you also have a perfect way to use Thanksgiving leftovers.

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Sheet Pan Turkey Nachos

These sheet pan nachos are so easy to make and taste delicious.  An easy way to use up leftover turkey and spice it up to make a totally different meal.

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Baked Turkey Croquettes

Super easy Baked Turkey Croquettes are a genius way to use up your Thanksgiving leftovers. This recipe calls for stuffing and turkey…rolled in breadcrumbs and baked to crispy perfection. So easy and you can even freeze them for busy weeknight dinners during the holiday season!

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Turkey Shepherd’s Pie

Turkey Shepherd’s Pie is an easy and delicious way to use up leftover Turkey! Toss in any variety of frozen vegetables for a complete family dinner. 

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Hot Ham and Cheese Roll-ups

Low carb ham and cheese roll-ups. Warm, comforting roll-ups made from fathead dough.

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Leftover Turkey Casserole

Make this easy leftover turkey casserole recipe with mayonnaise. Common ingredients & 10 mins prep!

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Turkey Gumbo With Andouille Sausage

This hearty Turkey Gumbo with Andouille Sausage is packed with creole flavors! This authentic gumbo recipe is the ultimate comfort food dish. Loaded with turkey, Cajun sausage and veggies in a tasty broth. This easy Gumbo recipe is the perfect way to use your leftover turkey from the holidays!

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Turkey Salad 

This Turkey Salad Recipe is absolutely jam-crammed with vibrant tastes and textures! A lightened-up dressing hack slashes calories without sacrificing creamy, delicious flavor … plus we’ve got serving suggestions to take you beyond the “basic” Turkey Salad Sandwich.

No doubt – it’s the perfect solution for all that leftover Thanksgiving turkey (and it’s so outstanding, you’ll be making it with leftover chicken the whole year-’round, too)!

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Turkey Noodle Soup

Hearty homemade bone broth tossed with savory vegetables, chopped turkey, and noodles.  It’s a great way to use up all the leftover turkey meat from Thanksgiving.  It’s also nutritious and delicious.  Perfect for the littles and adults alike!

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Avgolemono Greek Lemon Egg Soup with Turkey

Creamy, lemony, and oh so delicious, avgolemono soup made with just five simple ingredients is the ultimate soup for a cold day.  Traditionally made with chicken, but equally if not more amazing with turkey and homemade turkey broth.

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Cranberry Orange Greek Yogurt Cake

The holiday season would not be complete without a signature cake and this cranberry and orange Greek Yogurt Cake is my signature dessert every holiday season.  Not only are the colors bright and the flavors perfect for the season, but this Cranberry Orange Greek Yogurt Cake is a perfect recipe to use up leftover cranberry suace. 

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What else do you like to make with your Thanksgiving leftovers?  Let us know in the comments below. 


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