Leftover Turkey Recipes
Transform your leftover Thanksgiving turkey into a fiesta of a meal with these tostadas. A few add-ins kick up the spice of your cranberry sauce to round out the Tex-Mex combination of veggies, turkey, and cheese.
There's no need to make a post-Thanksgiving grocery run for this meal. Use up not just turkey but also mashed potatoes, green beans, pie crust dough, and gravy in these tasty small pies.
- Recipe: Savory Hand Pies
Leftover sweet potatoes are the sauce of this turkey pizza. It's far from Thanksgiving dinner in a different form, though; shiitake mushrooms, red onion, cheese, and Italian spices ensure a distinctly delicious flavor.
- Recipe: Harvest Pizza
If you have leftover smoked turkey, hold the mayo! This is still your iconic day-after sandwich, but with a better spread (fig paste!) and toasted ciabatta.
Parsley and basil leaves give this salad a fresh, full flavor. Top with chopped turkey, artichoke hearts, and toasted pecans for a delicious and satisfying salad entreé.
- Recipe: Turkey-Artichoke-Pecan Salad