This year Thanksgiving falls on November 27th and there will be a lot of turkeys getting cooked. You know what that means – a ton of leftovers. If you would like to try something new this year instead of the traditional turkey, or if you are wondering what to do with all of those leftovers, here are 10 great leftover turkey recipes.
10 Leftover Turkey Recipe Ideas
The Ultimate Juicy Turkey Burger | Frugal Living Mom
Stuffing Muffin Cups with Turkey and Ranch | Confessions of an Overworked Mom
Fun Fact: The first Thanksgiving meal took place in 1621. Though turkey was common in the area at the time, the original bird that was served at the first Thanksgiving meal could have likely also been either a duck, goose, or swan. Wow! Wouldn’t Thanksgiving be so much different with a swan sitting on the table?
Sangria Glazed Turkey | Food Done Light
Lightened Up Leftover Turkey Salad | Nel’s Nook
Fun Fact: The movie, Miracle On 34th Street, features actual footage from the 1946 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Though Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was not the first parade dedicated to Thanksgiving, it soon became the most popular, partially due to the popularity of this movie. The first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was held in 1924 and was then called the Macy’s Christmas Parade.
Turkey Chili Recipe | Thirty-One:10
Turkey Salad Sandwich | A Family Feast
Fun Fact: Americans eat 46 million turkeys on Thanksgiving. However, Thanksgiving only accounts for about 1/5 of total turkey consumption for the year. The average person currently consumes about 16.4 pounds of turkey yearly.
Southwest Turkey Spirals | The Pinning Mama
Turkey Pot Pie Recipe | PinkWhen
Turkey Vegetable Rice Soup Recipe | The Springmount 6 Pack
Collard or Turnip Greens with Smoked Turkey Recipe | Hot Eats and Cool Reads
Bonus Leftover Turkey Recipes
Also be sure to check out the leftover turkey recipes from Cheap Is The New Classy!