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Top rated Leftovers recipes

By Drakkensdatter

What do you DO with all that leftover turkey after Thanksgiving? By Monday everyone is tired of turkey sandwiches a...

  • Pizza dough
  • 1/2 C Plain (non-fat) Greek yogurt
  • 1/4 C dry Ranch Dressing mix
  • Leftover turkey
  • Swiss cheese
  • Medium-sharp cheddar
4.2/5 (18 Votes)

By gwenmerrill

Great for Thanksgiving leftovers

  • 2 cups diced cooked turkey
  • 1/3 cup flour
  • 1 ½ cups cooked vegetables (peas
  • carrots
  • green beans
  • etc.)
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 1 cup diced cooked potatoes
  • 3 cups milk
  • ¼ cup butter or margarine
  • ½ tsp. ground poultry seasonings or sage
  • 1 9” two-crust pastry
4.4/5 (5 Votes)

By jmsbrdly

This is a simple casserole recipe my mom gave to me years ago to use up Thanksgiving turkey leftovers

  • 2 pounds broccoli florets
  • 3 cups coarse shredded leftover turkey
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 large coarse chopped red onion
  • 5 cloves minced garlic
  • 1 coarse chopped red bell pepper
  • 2 cups sliced white mushrooms
  • 1-1/2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 1 cup homemade turkey broth
  • 1/4 cup dry white wine
  • 3 tablespoons minced flat leaf parsley
  • 1 tablespoon minced thyme
  • 1 teaspoon minced rosemary fronds
  • 1 teaspoon minced sage
  • 1-1/2 cups heavy cream
  • 1-1/2 cups crumbled goat cheese
  • 1-1/2 cups crumbled Ritz type crackers
  • 1/2 cup fresh grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1/4 cup fine ground almonds or pecans
  • Coarse kosher or sea salt
  • Fresh ground black pepper
4/5 (33 Votes)

By lisagayj

I came up with this recipe because I had leftover chicken

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 rib of celery diced
  • ½ of a small onion diced
  • 14 ounce can reduced sodium chicken broth
  • 10.5 ounce can reduced sodium cream of chicken soup
  • 1-2 cups of cooked chicken
  • shredded
  • 5 count can flaky layer biscuits divided and cut into pieces
4.3/5 (4 Votes)

By Lazett

From friend Rhodina

  • cooked chicken
  • chopped onions
  • cream of mushroom soup
  • cream of chicken soup
  • couple of tablespoons curry (to taste)
4.3/5 (4 Votes)

By Aprilasb1

Layer spaghetti in casserole dish

  • Leftover spaghetti
  • Leftover tomato sauce
  • Cheese
4.1/5 (8 Votes)

By babeboomer

This will really s-t-r-e-t-c-h that turkey because you use the carcass to make this yummy soup

  • Bring to boil and simmer for two hours. Strain the bones in a colander
  • saving the broth created.
  • When cool
  • pick remaining turkey meat from the bone and place into the broth.
  • Add:
  • 1/2 green pepper
  • diced
  • 1 chopped onion
  • 1 carrot
  • diced
  • 1 can of chopped mushrooms
  • 1 stalk of celery
  • diced or chopped
  • pepper to taste
  • 2 t. chicken bouillon granules to taste
  • Cook until carrots are tender about 20 minutes.
4/5 (10 Votes)

By Apez27

When making the cake instead of using 3/4 cups water use 3/4 cup of the saved juice

  • 1 Duncan hines golden butter cake
  • 2 cans peaches drained. save juice
  • 1 can pineapple crushed drained. save juice
  • 1 jar maraschino cherries drained. save juice
  • 1/2 cup pecans chopped
  • handful of coconut
  • 1 stick butter
  • 3 eggs
4/5 (7 Votes)

By dannielleberry

My version of an old classic

  • 2-3 cups leftover turkey OR boneless
  • skinless chicken breast
  • 2-3 cups leftover stuffing (dressing)
  • 2-3 cups leftover mashed potatoes
  • 1-2 cups leftover gravy
  • small pat of butter
3/5 (48 Votes)

By lisakitchentaxi

Mix thoroughly. Divide into three balls Press into 1/4 inch round flattened circles

  • 1 cup leftover Best ever mashed potatoes
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/4 tsp baking powder
  • salt and pepper
4/5 (5 Votes)

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