Looking for some healthy leftover turkey recipes to use up extra Thanksgiving turkey?I've collected 12 of the best use of leftovers that will help you to use up what you have left from Thanksgiving or Christmas! Tons of variety to include leftovers like meat, cranberry sauce, stuffing, mashed potatoes, veggies and more!
Recipes like soups, sandwiches, casseroles, wraps and pasta are an easy and quick choice when you have a fridge full of leftover meat. If it's the holidays, you likely have a lot of other leftovers like mashed potatoes, stuffing, broccoli, sweet potatoes, green beans and more!
Of course you can freeze your leftovers, but these ideas are going to have you eating Thanksgiving meals for a while! Many of these recipes are light, some are heart healthy and even low carb!
Cozy and full of flavor yet light and refreshing!
Crescent rolls wrapped around leftover meat and other Thanksgiving sides make this super easy for the holidays.
These tacos are one of the most fun and healthy leftover turkey recipes!
Only 20 minute and this delicious meal is on the table.
Delicious pasta and creamy sauce make this a super easy meal.
Whether you use it for soups or sipping, it's a great way to use up leftover bones.
A delicious sandwich bursting with tons of flavor.
An easy wrap recipe you can make for lunch or a quick dinner.
A fun twist on Thanksgiving dinner with delicious flaky crust.
The perfect sandwich for lunch or an easy dinner.
One of the most flavorful and healthy leftover turkey recipes bursting with Mediterranean flavors.
Nachos are delicious any time of the week!
According to Martha Stewart (the queen of all things entertaining) leftover cooked turkey can be stored in the refrigerator for up to 4 days. That gives you a few days after Thanksgiving to give these healthy leftover turkey recipes a try!
If the meat has been overcooked one of the best uses for it is with a soup like this noodle soup, casserole or a pasta bake to help get some moisture back into it.