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Healthy Christmas leftovers recipes

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Nutritious and delicious ways to use up your festive fare...

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  • Turkey minestrone

    Turkey minestrone

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 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

  • Turkey curry

    Turkey curry

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.38 ratings

    Go classic with your turkey leftovers and whip up this healthy spice-filled stew with peppers and tomatoes

  • Spiced black bean & chicken soup with kale

    Spiced black bean & chicken soup with kale

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.43 ratings

    Use up leftover roast or ready-cooked chicken in this healthy and warming South-American style soup, spiced up with cumin and chilli

  • Moroccan turkey salad

    Moroccan turkey salad

    A star rating of 3 out of 5.3 ratings

    Use up abundant roast meat in a healthy salad with aubergine, tomatoes, pomegranate and mint

  • Turkey cobb salad served in a bowl

    Turkey cobb salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    Enjoy this turkey cobb salad as a healthy party platter to use up Christmas leftovers. It's full of vibrant flavours like pancetta, avocado, eggs, chicory and tomatoes

  • Toasted sesame sprouts

    Toasted sesame sprouts

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Flavour versatile Brussels sprouts with mirin, soy, sesame and chilli and serve as a healthy side dish

  • Spicy vegetable egg fried rice

    Spicy vegetable egg fried rice

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.11 ratings

    Spice up your rice with this easy recipe and feel free to mix things up with different veg

  • moroccan roasted vegetable soup

    Moroccan roasted vegetable soup

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.42 ratings

    Roasted roots are perfect for making soup- we used parsnips, butternut squash and carrots, flavoured with ras el hanout spice mix

  • Baked salmon & eggs

    Baked salmon & eggs

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.11 ratings

    Do something different with your eggs and smoked salmon by baking into a bread roll for an extra special brunch

  • Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

    Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.6 ratings

    Brussels sprouts aren't just for Christmas- add them to a healthy noodle pot for extra nutrition and crunch

  • Thai chicken salad

    Thai chicken salad

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

    This salad couldn't be easier to make - simply shred leftover cooked chicken and mix with Asian flavours, tropical fruit, cashew nuts and herbs

  • Boxing Day soup

    Boxing Day soup

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.10 ratings

    Use up your leftover Christmas Day vegetables in this comforting winter soup

  • All-in-one roast bubble & squeak

    All-in-one roast bubble & squeak

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    This bubble & squeak with sprouts, bacon and potato needn't be relegated to leftovers – it makes a great alternative to roasties

  • Turkey & spring onion wraps

    Turkey & spring onion wraps

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.13 ratings

    Give yourself a low-fat treat with these super-quick sandwich tortillas - a fab way of using up leftover turkey

  • Cranberry chicken salad

    Cranberry chicken salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Use up leftover cranberry sauce in this healthy salad. Add a can of cannellini beans if you want to bulk it up

  • Ham & horseradish salad

    Ham & horseradish salad

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.5 ratings

    A delicious, easy and superhealthy treat - counts as one of your 5-a-day

  • Warm cauliflower salad

    Warm cauliflower salad

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.46 ratings

    Cauliflower is often overlooked, but try it roasted in this winter salad for a plateful of crunchy goodness

  • Mashed parsnip & sprout colcannon

    Mashed parsnip & sprout colcannon

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.3 ratings

    This is a delicious accompaniment to Christmas dinner, but is also a great way to use up those leftover cooked sprouts

  • Turkey noodle soup

    Turkey noodle soup

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.12 ratings

    Healthy, cheap and quick - this soup is a great way to use up leftover turkey or chicken

  • Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    Pea, ham hock & watercress salad

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.3 ratings

    Pea, ham and parsley are one of life's great combinations - this green salad with mustard dressing is simple, fresh and healthy

  • Turkey tonnato salad

    Turkey tonnato salad

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Tuna mayo on turkey may sound like an odd combination, but trust us! This Italian-style light lunch dish is the perfect remedy for Christmas excesses

  • Ham & leek cobbler

    Ham & leek cobbler

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.24 ratings

    Use up a leftover chunk of ham in this healthy, but hearty, family supper

  • Turkey & parsnip curry

    Turkey & parsnip curry

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.18 ratings

    This post-Christmas curry is full of flavour and so easy to make - even better, it's all cooked in one pan, so there's very little washing up

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