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Leftover Christmas turkey recipes

30 Recipes

The big bird yields lots of extra meat. Waste not, want not with our economical meals for post-Christmas turkey leftovers.

Next level turkey & ham pie

5

(1 rating)

Use up the Christmas leftovers to make this hearty, deep-filled turkey and ham pie. You could use shop-bought pastry but nothing beats homemade
  • 1 hour and 55 mins
  • More effort

Turkey ramen

5

(4 ratings)

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

Spicy turkey noodles

5

(1 rating)

Use up your turkey leftovers at Christmas to whip up our spicy turkey stir-fry. Or you could swap meat for Brussels sprouts to make a veggie alternative
  • 30 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

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 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

Fruity turkey tagine

4.857145

(7 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

Jumbo turkey samosas

4.5

(4 ratings)

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

Leftover turkey casserole

4.53846

(13 ratings)

This one pot stew uses up all your roast dinner leftovers in one go and has a great honey mustard tang
  • 40 mins
  • Easy

Moroccan turkey salad

3.5

(2 ratings)

Use up abundant roast meat in a healthy salad with aubergine, tomatoes, pomegranate and mint
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Korean rice pot

4.714285

(7 ratings)

A one pot rice dish is a fab way to use up leftovers - this one combines healthy veg and turkey, topped with fried egg
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Turkey & spring onion wraps

4.333335

(3 ratings)

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

Turkey Singapore noodles

5

(7 ratings)

Turkey curry is a traditional leftovers dish, but this stir-fry brings the dish bang up to date
  • 35 mins
  • More effort

Turkey noodle soup

4.5

(10 ratings)

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

Perky turkey soup

4.086955

(23 ratings)

A warming winter treat, this spicy turkey soup is a great use of Christmas leftovers - happy Boxing Day!
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

Turkey & parsnip curry

4.23077

(13 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
  • 50 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

Asian noodle & turkey soup

5

(4 ratings)

This soup is a little like pho, a Vietnamese broth traditionally made with beef and served with a plate of zingy fresh herbs, chilli and lime on the side.
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

Turkey & bacon club

5

(2 ratings)

Satisfy your hunger with this tasty and hearty club sandwich, perfect for weekend breakfast
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

Turkey tonnato salad

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
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

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