What Do You Do with Thanksgiving Leftovers? We Have Ideas
Thanksgiving will soon be a memory, and chances are you will have a lot of food leftover. Rather than reheating the leftover food for your next meal, the Liv Northgate Blog invites you to transform it into something new. Enjoy eating turkey pot pie, stuffed shells, potato casserole, and paninis in your Gilbert, Arizona apartment. Keep reading to learn more!
Dad’s Leftover Turkey Pot Pie
This is a great recipe that takes about 30 minutes to prepare. If you don’t know what to do with all that extra turkey, this is the perfect use for it.
Read what one person commented in response to the recipe: “This was fantastic! So easy and quick to make. I used a bag of mixed veggies (corn, peas, carrots, green beans, lima beans) and everything else was per the recipe. Delicious. My whole family loved it and my Hubby ate seconds. Will definitely make this again!”
Thanksgiving Leftovers Stuffed Shells
If you’re more of a visual learner than a follower of a recipe, watch the tutorial video for this recipe at the above link.
“Turn all your Thanksgiving leftovers into totally tempting comfort food with this mouthwatering stuffed shell recipe. Mix leftover turkey and stuffing with cream cheese, Parmesan cheese and mayo. Stuff this savory mix into jumbo pasta shells and top with gravy and mozzarella. Then just try to resist when it arrives hot from the oven, all bubbly, beautifully browned, tempting with meat, cheese and Thanksgiving goodness.”
Turkey Potato Casserole
For this recipe, you’ll need the following ingredients: one pound of cooked turkey meat, one onion, green beans, cheddar cheese, and one can of condensed cream of mushroom soup. It takes about 30 minutes to prepare and then another 30 minutes to cook.
“After a holiday meal half the work is done because you usually have the mashed potatoes and turkey. When I make it from scratch, I usually use chicken rather than turkey. Prep times are from leftovers.”
Turkey and Bacon Panini with Chipotle Mayonnaise
This sandwich is perfect for getting rid of a lot of leftovers. Did you know that you can make it vegetarian? Simple leave out the turkey and bacon for a lighter treat.
What’s your favorite use of Thanksgiving leftovers? Let us know by leaving a comment. Thanks for reading!