45 Mouth-Watering Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes To Enjoy This Holiday

Transform your Thanksgiving leftovers into something amazing this holiday. Extend the spirit of Thanksgiving into the next day with these flavorsome recipes!


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1. Leftover Pumpkin Pie Milkshake

If you thought Thanksgiving couldn’t get any better, you’re in for a big surprise. Introducing the ultimate Thanksgiving leftover… Pumpkin Pie Milkshakes!

From: PiesBeforeGuys

2. Thanksgiving Leftover Pie

The best part about this dish is that since it’s made with leftovers, much of it is cooked ahead of time so assembly is super easy! Give it a try!

From: MealPlanningMagic

3. Savory Bread Pudding

This flavourful stuffing, soaked in a herby custard, is baked with juicy pieces of turkey and sweet cranberries and then topped with melted cheddar cheese. There’s no reason why the day after brunch can’t be as good as the holiday feast itself!

From: TheFlavorBender

4. Turkey Enchiladas

Before the Thanksgiving meal is over, we’re already thinking of the mouthwatering ways we can gobble up the leftovers. And this loaded turkey enchiladas recipe is one of the tastiest of options!

From: Thanksgiving&Co

5. Crock Pot Baked Potatoes With Thanksgiving Leftovers

Take ALL of your Thanksgiving leftovers and make them into the most perfect stuffed baked potato! This is so filling that it can be a whole new dinner for your family. And it’s a great way to use leftovers because it tastes absolutely awesome!

From: TheCountryCook

6. Turkey Cranberry Crescent Pizza

This Turkey Cranberry Crescent Pizza is the perfect Thanksgiving leftovers recipe. It uses Pillsbury Crescents® for the crust and comes together in just 20 minutes.

From: SmileSandwich

7. Turkey Butternut Squash Casserole

This Turkey Butternut Squash Casserole is delicious, and the perfect thing to throw together for a weeknight meal.

From: WineAndGlue

8. Turkey, Broccoli And Stuffing Casserole

Turkey, Broccoli & Stuffing Casserole is the ultimate leftover Thanksgiving dish. A great way to use up what you already have on hand for a tasty, quick next day meal!

From: NumsTheWord

9. Turkey Turnovers

Leftover turkey never tasted so good! Make great use of leftover turkey (or chicken) with this fast and easy to make Turkey Turnover recipe.

From: Ann’sEntitledLife

10. Turkey Gumbo

Have lots of leftover turkey? Skip the boring next-day sandwiches and make chef David Slater’s hearty turkey gumbo insted.

From: Today

11. Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey Stew

Hearty turkey stew with vegetables simmered in a creamy sauce. A delicious way to use up that leftover Thanksgiving turkey.

From: WhatShouldIMakeFor

12. Leftover Turkey Salad

After the holiday, transform your leftover Thanksgiving turkey into this Leftover Turkey Salad made with the yummy fall flavors of fresh apple and pecans.

From: SelfProclaimedFoodie

13. Leftover Turkey Casserole

Aunt Bee’s Leftover Turkey Casserole is an easy dinner that comes together in just 15 minutes, making it the perfect way to enjoy Thanksgiving extras!

From: MyRecipeMagic

14. Turkey And Cranberry Quesadillas

Turkey & Cranberry Quesadillas are quick and easy way to use up leftover turkey. They are gooey, hearty, tart, and sweet all wrapped up between two buttery and crispy tortilla shells. No complaints about leftovers on this one!

From: LittleDairyOnThePrairie

15. Thanksgiving Leftover Gameday Sliders

Thanksgiving is definitely a cooking holiday. So give yourself a break and use all those delicious dishes to create gameday sliders everyone can enjoy!

From Berly’sKitchen

16. Beer Battered Leftover Turkey

Beer Battered Deep Fried Turkey. One of the most delicious ways ever to serve leftover turkey. Many will actually prefer these leftovers to the original roast turkey dinner!

From: RockRecipes

17. Turkey Cranberry Puff Pastry Bites

The classic combination of turkey and cranberry in a great tasting appetizer, Turkey Cranberry Puff Pastry Bites. A tasty recipe for leftover turkey.

From: ArtAndTheKitchen

18. Turkey Tetrazinni With Crunchy Honey Dijon Topping

Why do I always think I need more food on Thanksgiving? Got leftovers like me? Try Thanksgiving Leftovers Turkey Tetrazzini with Crunchy Honey Dijon Topping.

From: OhSweetBasil

19. Turkey Orzo Soup

This Turkey Orzo Soup is a perfect use for leftover Thanksgiving turkey. Try substituting Sunday’s leftover roasted chicken too!

From: Carrie’sExperimentalKitchen

20. Turkey Poutine

Turkey Poutine. This take on the classic French Canadian dish of french fries, cheese curds and gravy with the addition of leftover stuffing and cranberry sauce will have you eagerly anticipating the day after the big turkey dinner.

From: RockRecipes

21. Leftover Thanksgiving Lasagna

When you’ve had your fill of turkey sandwiches and turkey soup, but there are still leftovers waiting to be eaten in the fridge, choose greatness. And by greatness, we mean a towering lasagna filled with layers of roasted Brussel sprouts, creamy sweet potatoes, Thanksgiving stuffing, and of course, the turkey.

From: TheKitchn

22. Thanksgiving Stuffing Cakes

Stuffing cakes are particularly appropriate for Thanksgiving leftovers because, like the Thanksgiving meal itself, the sum of the recipe is greater than its parts. Individually, the components themselves are pleasant enough—savory, herby stuffing; gooey cheese; an all-purpose fried egg—but together, they form something far more meaningful!

From: WellPlated

23. Leftover Stuffing And Turkey Croquettes

One of the best things about Thanksgiving is Thanksgiving leftovers! Am I right? So, grab some stuffing and some turkey and a dollop of cranberry sauce and transform those leftovers into turkey stuffing croquettes.

From: JustALittleBitOfBacon

24. Thanksgiving Leftovers Stromboli

Looking for a turkey leftovers recipe? How about a recipe that takes care of all your leftovers at once?

From: BetsyLife

25. Leftover Turkey Noodle Casserole

Tired of having leftover Thanksgiving turkey? Make an easy Leftover Turkey Noodle Casserole and change things up! This easy family-pleasing meal is great!

From: WhoNeedsACape?

26. Thanksgiving Leftover Empanadas

If you’re wondering what to do with your overflowing Thanksgiving leftovers, you’ve come to the right place! You going to learn how to make an easy Thanksgiving leftover recipe that is absolutely delicious!

From: DeliciousTable

27. Leftover Thanksgiving Stuffing Waffles

Leftover Thanksgiving stuffing waffles are a perfect (and easy) meal to make the day after Thanksgiving. All you need is leftover stuffing, eggs, and a waffle iron!

From: IfYouGiveABlondeAKitchen

28. Turkey Gnocchi Soup

Creamy, cozy, and comforting, this Turkey Gnocchi Soup is a perfect way to use up Thanksgiving leftovers. Sub in chicken if you finished off the turkey!

From: Wholefully

29. Leftover Turkey Pot Pie

An easy, no-fuss comforting pot pie using leftovers and ingredients that you already have on hand!

From: DamnDelicious

30. Creamy Turkey And Noodles

This recipe would be great for after Thanksgiving and could help you use up some of that yummy turkey meat.

From: LilLuna

31. Fiesta Turkey Soup

Fiesta Turkey Soup is the perfect solution if you’re looking for what to do with all the leftover turkey.

From: YourHomeBasedMom

32. Turkey, Bacon And Ranch Sliders

When you use Thanksgiving turkey to make these easy sliders, no one will guess you’re trying to get rid of your leftovers!

From: Kroger

33. Thanksgiving Leftover Cristo Sandwich

This Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey Cristo is a most delicious way to eat your leftover turkey and cranberry sauce. The special sauce makes it!

From: MyLifeCookbook

34. Mashed Potato And Stuffing Patties

Using up leftovers is not only delicious but of course budget friendly as well. These Patties combine all the Thanksgiving Leftovers – mashed potatoes, stuffing, and turkey. Delicious!

From: PocketChangeGourmet

35. Thanksgiving Leftovers In A Blanket Sandwich

These crescent rolls are everything bread will never be. Here’s another creative way to use up those leftovers!

From: Delish

36. Thanksgiving Leftover Pizza

A fun recipe for leftover Thanksgiving turkey. Homemade pizza crust topped off with mashed potatoes, turkey, stuffing and much more!

From: BakedByRachel

37. Thanksgiving Leftover Eggrolls With Cranberry Dipping Sauce

Thanksgiving Leftover Stuffed Egg Rolls with Cranberry Dipping Sauce is the ultimate way to enjoy Thanksgiving, even after Turkey Day is over! All of your favorite Thanksgiving food, stuffed in a crispy, golden brown egg roll, paired up with tart and tangy cranberry dipping sauce. YUM.

From: CakeNKnife

38. Leftover Turkey And Stuffing Muffins

When it comes to Thanksgiving, the only thing better than the meal itself is, of course, the leftovers. And stuffing muffins might just be the best of them!

From: JustATaste

39. Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwich

This Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwich is everything you love about Thanksgiving between two slices of bread!

From: HomemadeInterest

40. Cranberry Pecan Turkey Salad

Turn your leftover Thanksgiving turkey into a new Fall favorite salad by adding sweet cranberries and savory pecans.

From: Carrie’sExperimentalKitchen

41. Turkey Pot Pie Soup

A hearty and flavorful slow cooker turkey soup, packed full of Thanksgiving leftovers! A comforting dish the entire family will love!

From: BakedByRachel

42. Turkey And Wild Rice Soup

If you are looking for a great recipe for your leftover turkey, you found it in this Turkey Wild Rice Soup!

From: HappyHealthyMama

43. Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Shepherd’s Pie

Thanksgiving leftovers reinvented into a flavorful shepherd’s pie. Moist leftover turkey combined with vegetables and gravy are topped off with creamy mashed potatoes and cheese. A must make dinner! Everyone will be asking for seconds!

From: BakedByRachel

44. Thanksgiving Leftover Hand Pies

This recipe is Thanksgiving round two, all in the palm of your hands.

From: Tastemade

45. Cheesy Leftover Turkey And Mashed Potato Bites

Transform Thanksgiving extras into a second-day snack by mixing chopped leftover turkey with leftover mashed potatoes, cheese, scallions and eggs. Then simply roll the mixture into balls, coat the balls in breadcrumbs and fry them until golden brown and crispy. And don’t forget leftover cranberry sauce or gravy for dipping!

From: Today

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