Let us face it, the only thing we think about eating after Christmas is the leftover turkey. Turkey as far as the human eye can see! But it doesn’t have to be full of dread, the things you can make with all that leftover turkey is almost numerous! Today I want to show you the very best turkey leftover recipes…
Top 10 Best Things to Make With Leftover Turkey
10 – Burgers
Imagine this in a nice white bun with some crinkle cut chips nestled on the side of it. Now that is what I can a drool worthy thought!
9 – Croquettes
Perfect when used as a side for some other meal these simple to make croquettes sound as tasty as they look!
8 – Tacos
Made with chiles, cumin, cilantro, lime and tomato avocado salsa this sounds perfect for any time of year, not just the gap between Christmas and New Year.
7 – Congee
A congee is basically rice porridge or jook as some people will know it. This very healthy meal is perfect for those cold winter evenings and a fantastic alternative use for all that extra turkey.
6 – Soup
It didn’t make it into my post “Top 10 Best Types of Soup” but it is still well worth considering.
5 – Sandwich
There is not many of us that have not done this will all that left-over turkey. Best made with cold turkey meat it is open to interpretation of whoever makes it. I like mine with brown bread, thick butter, turkey and a splash of ketchup!
4 – Quesadillas
I have never heard of a “Quesadilla” before but now I would love to try one! From what I can see it is some sort of baked tortilla sandwich! Who cares what it is, it looks very tasty indeed!
3 – Enchiladas
Apparently, these are quick and simple to make, throw in the making guide in the link and it might well be. I have never tried an enchilada before, but I want to!
2 – Bake
There is nothing better on a cold winter night than a nice sticky bake meal, and that is exactly what this is. Made with cheese and bacon it will fill even the biggest of belly’s and keep you warm for days to come.
1 – Curry
This is what most of us will be making with all that leftover turkey meat. With everyone seemingly having their own family recipe the method, each will differ from person to person.