Don’t let that leftover turkey go to waste! Get ready to explore your creativity with these 12 mouthwatering recipes that transform yesterday’s turkey into the meal that keeps on giving. From hearty sandwiches to flavorful soups, these ideas will not only save your leftovers but elevate them to a whole new level!
Leftover Turkey Hash
This Leftover Turkey Hash is done in under 20 minutes and uses up all those amazing turkey dinner leftovers in one flavor packed dish. With crunchy carrots and crispy potatoes, this turkey hash is comfort food at its best.
Creamy Leftover Turkey Wild Rice Soup
This Creamy Leftover Turkey Wild Rice Soup recipe is a hearty, satisfying soup that is full of carrots, mushrooms, celery and onion in a light, creamy broth. It’s great for using up leftover turkey from the holidays and an easy, comforting classic that is perfect for chilly days!
Turkey Salad + Raspberry Vinaigrette
This delicious turkey salad with raspberry vinaigrette is amazingly delicious and the perfect use for Thanksgiving leftovers! Flavorful, light, and tasty!
Turkey Bacon Avocado Sandwich
This Turkey Bacon Avocado Sandwich is inspired by my favorite bakery & cafe in Utah. Kneaders makes the most amazing food, and this sandwich is my go-to item on their menu, especially with their mustard-mayo that gets slathered on the bread!
Warm Turkey Sliders
Warm Turkey Sliders, made from a whole turkey breast cooked in the slow cooker or an electric pressure cooker, make for some easy delicious game day food!
Leftover Turkey Soup
The best Leftover Turkey Soup is created by turning your leftover Thanksgiving turkey into a rich broth that is turned into an easy creamy soup with rice.
Leftover Turkey Risotto
It’s the day after Thanksgiving, and the most perfect comforting recipe you can make is this delicious Leftover Turkey Risotto.
Copycat Trader Joe’s Turkey Gobbler Wrap
This Turkey Gobbler Wrap is an exact copycat of the Trader Joe’s version, complete with stuffing, cream cheese, and cranberries! Use leftover holiday turkey and sides to create these delicious and easy make-ahead lunches!
Ultimate Leftover Turkey Breakfast Sandwich
I can’t imagine a better way to use up leftover Thanksgiving or Christmas turkey than the Ultimate Leftover Turkey Breakfast Sandwich. Holiday turkey layered over a patty of mashed potatoes and stuffing, melted provolone, and topped with a fried egg.
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Mexican Style Leftover Turkey Soup
Leftover turkey, swimming in chicken broth, with diced tomatoes, corn, coconut milk, and jalapenos makes for a delicious and hearty Mexican Style Leftover Turkey Soup. An easy way to repurpose your Thanksgiving leftovers into a flavorful soup.
Turkey Pasta Bake
This creamy Turkey Pasta Bake is my go-to recipe when I have turkey leftovers. It is the perfect one-pot meal to repurpose turkey from your holiday meal. With a few pantry staples and a few fresh items added in, it’s an easy dinner the whole family will love.
Turkey Reuben Sandwiches
Oven-roasted turkey breast, instead of corned beef is used for making these delicious Turkey Reuben sandwiches. Grilled on buttery marbled rye bread, with melty Swiss cheese, homemade Thousand Island dressing, and sauerkraut.