12 Leftover Turkey Recipes You Need After Thanksgiving!

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After Thanksgiving you too might end up with a LOT of leftovers! We’ve got you covered for thanksgiving leftover recipes. Though the celebration is extravagant, it leads to a common annual problem of leftovers. At Roomi, we LOVE leftovers – because we think they somehow taste even better the next day 😀 Here are leftover turkey recipes for you to enjoy!

The great thing about leftovers is that you can enjoy them in many different ways – sandwiches, soup, salads, and a million other dishes. So we went on the internet to help you creatively devour those yummy leftovers with ease.

1. Leftover Turkey Recipe: Pasta Bake

We love a good pasta bake for lunch, and this recipe in particular helps you put all the turkey leftovers to great use after Thanksgiving. This a great dish to enjoy with your roomies or your family.

Learn to use leftover turkey creatively with this recipe!

Image credits – Woman’s Day Staff

2. Cranberry-Apple Hand Pies

You can never have too much pie, and this dish is a winner of all Thanksgiving leftover recipes. Use any leftover cranberry or apple sauce after Thanksgiving to fill these delicious sweet snacks!

A perfect dish for those who have a sweet tooth – get the recipe here!

Image credits – Brian Woodcock

3. Turkey and Wild Rice Soup (One of the best leftover Turkey recipes!)

Winter’s here, and nothing is more comforting than a warm bowl of soup. This soup recipe lets you use any leftover turkey or chicken after Thanksgiving creatively. Wild rice with a touch of cream and herbs add a flavorful dimension to this soup. Get this recipe here!

Image credits – Molly Yeh

4. Sweet Potato Kale Frittata

Ta-ta leftovers! Hello Frittata

You cannot go wrong with these sweet potato and kale frittatas. Easy, delicious, and fuss-free, your roomis will devour them in seconds. It’s one of the most yummy thanksgiving leftover recipes!

Get the recipe here!

Image credits – Romulo Yanes

5. Leftover Turkey, Brie, Bacon, and Cranberry Sandwich

This is a one of the must try leftover turkey recipes you can find! This leftover sandwich is customizable, so don’t worry if you don’t have brie or bacon in the house. You can easily add any cheese or crispy topping. Humble, filling, and super easy – there’s nothing to not love about this dish. Get the recipe here!

Image credits – Con Poulous

6. Fried Mashed Potato Balls

It’s time to cancel all ways to use potato leftovers after Thanksgiving, because this is hands down THE BEST thanksgiving leftover recipe! They also double as weekend movie snacks. So yum! Get the recipe here!

Image credits – Delish

7. Leftover Turkey Noodle Soup

The hero of Thanksgiving dinner is often the one that comprises most of the leftovers. This soup is a fantastic way to use up all the turkey leftovers after Thanksgiving. Warm, flavorful, and nourishing – a healthy choice if you’re trying to shred the holiday weight. Get the recipe here!

Image credits – Delish

8. Leftover Turkey Casserole [Must try!]

This dish goes out to all new enthusiastic chefs who got the proportions all wrong and ended up with many delicious leftovers. FYI, I do this each year (sigh)! So throw ’em in the pot to see one of the magical leftover turkey recipes unfurl for dinner.

PS. – The buttery crumb top adds a divine texture to this dish!

Get the recipe here!

Image credits: Delish

9. Thanksgiving In A Blanket

If you’re tired of pairing your thanksgiving leftover recipes with different types of bread, these crescent rolls will redefine your experience. The result: Easy, yummy bite-sized treats to enjoy all year long! Get the recipe here!

Image Credits – Delish

10. Leftover Sweet Potato Hummus

All hummus lovers in the house, put your hands up, roll your sleeves, and make this delicious and quick savory dip. What are thanksgiving leftover recipes without sweet potato! Get started with this recipe here!

Image Credits – Delish

11. Turkey Curry Soup [Must Try!]

This dish is one of the must try leftover turkey recipes you’ll lay your hand on! This bright turkey curry soup is packed with flavor from the zesty lime juice and red curry paste. Just what we need on the weekend after a heavy Thanksgiving meal * Buurrrp *! Get the recipe here!

Image Credits – Christina Holmes

12. Leftover Cranberry Sauce Overnight Oats

For all the peeps looking for creative, healthy thanksgiving leftover recipes to repurpose the meal after Thanksgiving- try this breakfast treat! Get the recipe here!

Image Credits – Marisa Moore

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