7 Things To Do With Your Leftover Turkey

7 Things To Do With Your Leftover Turkey

One of the most exciting things that I look forward to during Christmas is all of the delicious food that I’ll get to indulge in (that I hadn’t had since Thanksgiving). On top of the typical eggnog, gingerbread houses, candy canes and Voortman cookies, there’s the obvious turkey-mashed-stuffing-cranberry dinner. The only problem is that you can’t feed an entire turkey to one person. Or even an entire family? So what exactly can you do with all of that leftover protein?

Here’s what you can do with your leftover turkey:

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Cranberry Brie Grilled Cheese

There’s nothing more that I love than a good sandwhich with brie. And when it’s grilled, ugh I’m drooling just imagining this sandwhich right now. Load it up with as much leftover turkey you can possibly fit into between two slices of bread and your lunch will be the envy of your colleagues.

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Springrolls with Cranberry Chutney

Make a fusion twist out of your left over turkey and cranberry by creating spring rolls. Your family will appreciate the change in taste from the traditional turkey and mashed potato dish. Not to say that we don’t all love it, but sometimes change is good!

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Pizza

Everyone loves a traditional pepperoni and cheese pizza, but has anyone ever really tried a cranberry and turkey one? Switch things up and surprise both your guests and tastebuds with a traditional favorite served differently.

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Nachos

Add a kick to your already well seasoned turkey by sprinkling some jalapeno peppers into the mix. This dish would be perfect for the light afternoon get together that you’re hosting the day after Christmas. How doesn’t need a refresher after spending the entire day Boxing Day shopping?!

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Lasagna Rolls

If the mashed potatoes are all gone and you’re in need of some carbs, roll your leftover turkey into some pasta sheets to get an instant lasagna roll that’s as tasty as it looks!

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Peppers stuffed with anything is always fantastic. But stuffed with leftover turkey? Even better! Throw some spicy sauce into the mix to add some flavor back into the dish and top if off with your favorite cheese so that it’s extra decadent!

 

10 Things to do With Your Leftover Turkey
Individual Turkey Pot Pies

Peppers stuffed with anything is always fantastic. But stuffed with leftover turkey? Even better! Throw some spicy sauce into the mix to add some flavor back into the dish and top if off with your favorite cheese so that it’s extra decadent!

Tell us:

[quote_center]What’re some of your favorite leftover turkey recipes?[/quote_center]

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