Don’t let your food go to waste, here are a wide variety of Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes. Mix it up with Tostadas or lighten it up with a salad. Find new and creative ways for your Thanksgiving Leftovers.
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This Turkey Baciole can be a great leftover meal from Thanksgiving.
From: ABC The Chew
2. Creamy Turkey Enchiladas
Creamy Turkey Enchiladas – Let Thanksgiving last a little bit longer with this leftover treat!
3. Thanksgiving Leftover Tostadas
Move over, turkey sandwich! A tostada loaded with Mexican flavors is an unexpected way to dress up Thanksgiving leftovers.
From: My Recipes
4. Thanksgiving Cobb Salad
Grab the best part of Thanksgiving dinner and wrap it up into the ultimate leftover lunch or dinner with Thanksgiving Cobb Salad!
5. Turkey Zucchini Burgers
I’m telling you, these Zucchini Turkey Burgers with Yogurt Sumac Sauce are a game changer! You can plop them in buns or if you’re following a gluten free diet they’re still amazing on their own topped with this Yogurt Sumac Sauce.
6. Keto Stuffing Hash
It starts with this, made from my very popular grain free biscuits, which lay the ground work for the stuffing and many future recipes.
From: Spinach Tiger
7. Skinny Turkey & Wild Rice ‘Leftover” Soup
I originally started making this soup after Thanksgiving a few years back, and honestly, I still haven’t changed the recipe from my original version of it. That’s just how good it is.
From: The Skinny Fork
8. Rustic Turkey Tart
Simple from start to finish. Use the prepared pie doughs and you will be done in no time.
From: Genius Kitchen
9. Turkey Cranberry Puff Pastry Bites
The classic combination of turkey and cranberry in a great tasting appetizer, Turkey Cranberry Puff Pastry Bites. A tasty recipe for leftover turkey.
From: Art and the Kitchen
10. Thanksgiving Leftovers Appetizer: Turkey Salad topped with Cranberry Sauce
As we all can relate to, turkey dinner can be even better the next day, which takes some of the stress off of having to prepare a second meal the day after. Instead, it’s fun to try new ways of incorporating all of those yummy leftovers into new dishes and appetizers.
From: Sugar and Charm
11. Turkey Croissant Panini
Crisp, buttery Turkey Croissant Panini with sliced Brie, cranberry relish, and baby arugula are an easy way to enjoy your holiday leftovers. Great for lunch!
From: Striped Spatula
12. Turkey Stew
Hearty turkey stew with vegetables simmered in a creamy sauce. A delicious way to use up that leftover Thanksgiving turkey.
13. Leftover Thanksgiving Stuffing Waffles
Leftover Thanksgiving stuffing waffles are a perfect (and easy) meal to make the day after Thanksgiving. All you need is leftover stuffing, eggs and a waffle iron!
14. Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Shepherd’s Pie
Moist turkey, combined with vegetables and topped off with creamy mashed potatoes. Thanksgiving leftovers reinvented into a flavorful shepherd’s pie.
From: Baked by Rachel
15. Turkey Stuffing Roll Ups
All of the yummy flavors of turkey dinner are wrapped up in little bundles for a delicious and speedy weeknight dinner!
From: Spend with Pennies
16. Turkey Cranberry Sliders
These Turkey Cranberry Sliders fit the bill perfectly. Not only do they use up leftover turkey and cranberry sauce, but they are filling and taste amazing!
17. Fiesta Turkey Soup
Every year, after gorging myself on Thanksgiving dinner, I am in the mood for something a little spicy. Mexican food is usually the first choice. This year I’m making this Fiesta Turkey Soup because it is the perfect answer to leftover turkey and the need for a little spice. Thanks to the leftover turkey this soup comes together super fast. The little bit of spice comes from using Rotel tomatoes and canned corn with peppers. It is the perfect amount of heat.
From: Your Home Based Mom
18. Mashed Potato & Stuffing Patties
Always have more leftovers than you think? Mashed Potato & Stuffing Patties are a quick and easy fix.
From: Pocket Change Gourmet
19. Thanksgiving Leftover Gameday Sliders
Thanksgiving is definitely a cooking holiday. So give yourself a break and use all those delicious dishes to create gameday sliders everyone can enjoy!
From: Berly’s Kitchen
20. Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwich
This Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwich is everything you love about Thanksgiving between two slices of bread!
From: home made interest
21. Leftover Turkey Noodle Casserole
Tired of having leftover Thanksgiving turkey? Make an easy Leftover Turkey Noodle Casserole and change things up! This easy family-pleasing meal is great!
From: Who Needs a Cape
22. Thanksgiving Leftovers In A Blanket
Crescent Rolls are everything bread will never be.
23. Turkey Mashed Potato Bites
Transform Thanksgiving extras into a second day snack by mixing chopped leftover turkey with leftover mashed potatoes, cheese, scallions and eggs. Then simply roll the mixture into balls, coat the balls in breadcrumbs and fry them until golden brown and crispy. And don’t forget leftover cranberry sauce or gravy for dipping!
24. Leftover Thanksgiving Lasagna
When you’ve had your fill of turkey sandwiches and turkey soup, but there are still leftovers waiting to be eaten in the fridge, choose greatness. And by greatness we mean a towering lasagna filled with layers of roasted Brussel sprouts, creamy sweet potatoes, Thanksgiving stuffing, and of course, the turkey. One might even argue that this next-day meal is even better than the main event itself.
From: The Kitchn
25. Thanksgiving Leftover Hand Pies
Thanksgiving round two, all in the palm of your hands.
26. Thanksgiving Leftover Eggrolls with Cranberry Sauce
Thanksgiving Leftover Stuffed Egg Rolls with Cranberry Dipping Sauce is the ultimate way to enjoy Thanksgiving, even after Turkey Day is over! All of your favorite Thanksgiving food, stuffed in a crispy, golden brown egg roll, paired up with tart and tangy cranberry dipping sauce. YUM.
27. Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey & Stuffing Muffins
When it comes to Thanksgiving, the only thing better than the meal itself is, of course, the leftovers! And I’m no stranger to transforming Turkey Day extrasinto something special on the second (and third, and fourth…) day after the big feast. My latest creation? Leftover Turkey and Stuffing Muffins. I repeat, stuffing muffins.
From: Just a Taste