Chocolate sundaes with pear & Christmas pud

Christmas leftovers recipes

53 Recipes

Tasty ways to use up your turkey and trimmings.

Moroccan-spiced turkey pie

5

(4 ratings)

Transform leftover turkey in this spiced filo pastry parcel, inspired by a Moroccan pastilla - a perfect main course for Boxing Day
  • 1 hour and 35 mins
  • Easy

Turkey ramen

5

(1 rating)

A different way to use leftover turkey. Add leftover gravy too to add extra rich, meaty flavour to this warming broth with noodles, dried shiitake and eggs
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Chocolate sundaes with pear & Christmas pud

0

(0 ratings)

Use up leftover Christmas pudding or cake with these decadent, boozy sundaes, drizzled with a chocolate orange sauce and finished with toasted chopped hazelnuts
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Crunchy almond panettone French toast

2.5

(1 rating)

If you're wondering what to do with your panettone leftovers, we've got the answer. It makes wonderful French toast as well as bread & butter pudding...
  • 23 mins
  • Easy

Turkey minestrone

0

(0 ratings)

A warm and comforting turkey soup recipe to put your Christmas leftovers to good use. Easy to prepare and low fat, this soup is a perfect post-Christmas pick me up
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Brie, apple & onion tart

4.375

(4 ratings)

Apples and cheese make perfect partners in this puff pastry tart, ideal for using up the remnants of a cheeseboard or leftover cranberry sauce - serve hot or cold for a Boxing Day buffet
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Orange, fennel & wild rice salad

0

(0 ratings)

Use up leftover roasted veg from Christmas dinner, nuts and citrus fruits in this light, bright and fresh rice salad - perfect for a Boxing Day buffet
  • 1 hour and 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Fruity turkey tagine

4.75

(5 ratings)

Freshen up Christmas leftovers of turkey, carrots and parsnips with ras el hanout in this sweet and spicy Moroccan stew
  • 1 hour and 5 mins
  • Easy

Turkey bubble & squeak

0

(0 ratings)

This easy turkey recipe from Joe Wicks uses up leftover meat and veg from Christmas. It’s lean too, meaning you can get an early start on the New Year new you!...
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

Christmas cake soufflés

0

(0 ratings)

Turn leftover fruitcake or Christmas pudding into these individual hot desserts, served with warm caramel sauce to pour into each pot
  • 35 mins
  • More effort

Cranberry, sprout & pecan pilaf

5

(6 ratings)

This Persian inspired spiced rice dish makes a hearty vegetarian main, a side dish to roast meats, or an attractive addition to a Boxing Day buffet
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian

Jumbo turkey samosas

4.166665

(3 ratings)

Use up leftover cooked potatoes and turkey in these spiced filo pastry parcels, then serve with tangy mango chutney
  • 1 hour
  • Easy

Ham & veg crumble

4.166665

(3 ratings)

Ham and root vegetables are coated in a creamy mustard and crème fraîche sauce, then topped with savoury crumble in this winter bake
  • 1 hour and 15 mins
  • Easy

Winter apple & squash panzanella

0

(0 ratings)

Give the classic Italian tomato and stale bread salad a seasonal twist with hazelnuts, cranberries, squash and apple
  • 1 hour
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Sweet potato & sprout hash with poached eggs

3.541665

(6 ratings)

This quick and easy pan-fried dish uses up leftover Brussels sprouts for a delicious Boxing day brunch, or a low fat, low calorie weeknight dinner
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Turkey Bánh mì

5

(2 ratings)

Use up leftovers from a Sunday roast such as turkey and red cabbage in this vibrant Vietnamese sandwich
  • 30 mins
  • Easy

Smoked salmon rice salad

5

(2 ratings)

Have some leftover smoked fish on your hands? Create this light and fresh Asian-style salad with a chilli and sesame dressing
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Turkey & potato curry

4.6875

(8 ratings)

Go classic with your turkey leftovers and whip up this healthy spice-filled stew with peppers and tomatoes
  • 20 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

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