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CRAVE-able Leftover Turkey Recipes

We’ve all done it. We’ve all allowed our eyes to be larger than our stomachs and Thanksgiving is the prime culprit!

So what do you do with all that leftover turkey? Here are 7 great turkey recipes to salivate over!

“7 Leftover Turkey Recipes”


Food Network’s Turkey Pot Pie

20 minutes of prep. 50 minutes of cook time. 4 servings of delicious.

There’s just something about a homemade pot pie that speaks to us.


Uncle Jerry’s Kitchen’s Leftover Turkey Stew

Quick, simple, and a crowd favorite, Uncle Jerry’s Turkey Stew is perfect, because after cooking an entire Thanksgiving feast, every chef deserves something that tastes divine, but requires minimal effort!

If you are still looking to add that little something extra, try these Homemade Cornmuffins!


Mr. Food’s Turkey Muffin Cups

We’ll admit, we’re intrigued more about the presentation than the ingredients for this one, but what a fun way to use both your leftover turkey AND your stuffing!

A simple recipe that looks gourmet? Definitely worth a try!


Cooking Light’s Warm Turkey and Spinach Salad with Crispy Pancetta and Cranberry Vinagrette

Feeling overstuffed after Thanksgiving? Try this fun Thanksgiving themed salad!

Disclaimer: We can’t guarantee that you won’t still be stuffed eating this amazing salad, but hey, life is for taking chances, right? 😉 


My Recipes Turkey Alfredo Pizza

Are you really and truly Thanksgiving’d out? Why not try something completely different with your turkey leftovers, like this Turkey Alfredo Pizza recipe!

“Collard greens and leftover turkey meld beautifully with commercial Alfredo sauce and nutty fontina cheese, resulting in an easy yet inventive pizza.”


Turkey Jack Quesadillas with Cranberry Salsa by Tracey’s Culinary Adventures

Turkey enchiladas with the extra kick of jalapeños and Pepper Jack cheese, the crowning achievement of this feast is the Cranberry salsa!

“As good as the quesadillas are on their own, the cranberry salsa is next level. If you have leftover cranberry sauce you have to make it. Just trust me on this one. It’s the twist that makes this feel like anything but just another leftover meal.”


Foodie Crush Turkey Cranberry & Grilled Brie Sandwich

We couldn’t make a leftover turkey list without including the most iconic Leftover turkey staple; the Turkey Sandwich!

What we love about this sandwich is the added addition of cranberries! We’re always fans of holiday traditions with a twist!

CRAVE-ing More?

Want more recipes to be thankful for? Here are 10 more simple Thanksgiving leftover recipes!