Get the Recipe: Leftover Thanksgiving Panini Thank you for sharing. Add comma separated list of ingredients to include in recipe. I used Earth Balance (salted butter substitute) because we are dairy-free, so I was very careful with salt in other areas of the recipe. Bring to a simmer and season to taste (about 1/2 tsp sea salt and a pinch of pepper). Make your Christmas turkey gravy a thing of beauty with this simple recipe. It’s super yummy. Try your hand at making homemade turkey broth by using the leftover bones. Remove from oven, and rest 10 minutes before serving. Thank you for sharing that with me, Damon! That does sound fabulous! I am always looking for good after Thanksgiving recipes. What a good idea! Yay, fantastic! It was a big win across the board and they went on and on about how great the turkey gravy tasted over leftover Mashed Potatoes. Delicious!! I basically adjusted this to my liking. Here are six fabulous ways to enjoy your T-day turkey leftovers without suffering from sandwich burnout. That’s so great! As I read it dawned on me that at its heart it is a variation of a dish my mother made in the fifties and she claimed it was “depression food.” It was “creamed beef on toast or potatoes.” Never-the-less we tried it for lunch and it was great over leftover dressing and mashed potatoes! I served it on top of quinoa with sweet potatoes and peas. It sounds like you have a new favorite, Luda! Preheat waffle iron according to manufacturer’s instructions; ladle or pour enough batter into waffle … I’m 71 and finally understand beating the eggs for 7minutes to get lift. I’m glad you enjoyed this recipe! 1. It was even better the second time on rice. I’m so glad you enjoyed it! You know, I haven’t tried freezing it, but I think it would work fine. Thank you for sharing your wonderful review, Stephanie! Thank you for another delicious recipe Natasha ! Line a 10 inch pie plate with the bottom crust. Thank you so much for sharing and for your excellent feedback! * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. In large pan add tablespoon of butter, stuffing, turkey and gravy…I eyeball how much of each…over medium heat with pan covered, fry about 5 minutes, then take lid off and turn the ingredients till a little browned..serve with leftover cranberry sauce. Thank you for sharing that great review with me, Melissa! Absolutely loved this recipe! Great way to use leftover turkey. And we serve it on lightly grilled hamburger buns. Wow. Thanks for sharing! French and English – such difficult languages when it comes to spelling. 452 calories; protein 22g; carbohydrates 35.7g; fat 24.7g; cholesterol 56.4mg; sodium 545.1mg. OR, for convenience maybe lining a muffin pan with puff pastry, baking until golden and then filling the pastry cups. Cook, whisking continually until roux is a golden brown (1 1/2 to 2 min) then whisk in 2 cups chicken broth. It is making my mouth water! Is there something I could substitute the butter with so it can be cholesterol friendly? This is a great recipe for using up leftover turkey and gravy from Thanksgiving. a great way to use up Thanksgiving leftovers!!! THIs was so comforting & hearty! If you have lots of leftover vegetables along with the turkey, dice them and use some in the hash. Thank you Cindy for such a nice compliment . Another great recipe! How do you save them for use a week or two later? Heat a large pan over medium heat with 2 Tbsp olive oil. It was so good we didn’t have any leftover to keep for lunch the next day! This is MY much adapted version of Jamie Oliver's Turkey and Sweet Leek Pie! Thanks for the suggestion! If you experiment, let me know how you liked the recipe. Add the mushrooms, rosemary and garlic, and cook for 7 minutes longer, stirring occasionally. I love your recipe like this with chicken, I’m sure turkey will turn out just as great! I’m so glad you came across this recipe! yes, those are good recipes i will try them. Please feel free to share your photos on my Facebook page, I love seeing them! Definitely a keeper. Those sound like great add-ins! Looking forward to leftover turkey next year just so I can make this again…WOW!! I have been looking for some good sauces and gravies and I think your site is the place to find them! . Only difference is that I added Swiss chard stems with the onions and added the leaves in with the mushrooms to make it a little healthier. Remove mushrooms and onions from the pan. All I can say is Yummy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I used one 14 oz can of chicken broth and about 2-3 cups dry white meat…yummy! Love this recipe., Thanks for the new leftover recipe! Oozy & comforting Turkey risotto A triple whammy, you can use up leftover turkey meat, skin and gravy in this delightfully delicate risotto. Hi Pamela! Thank you for sharing that with us , Hi I love all your recipes I didn t even have to add the aluminum foil as I brought the Pillsbury dough right over top of the pie shell sides. lol I also used the drop biscuit recipe from Bisquick as the topping. Hi Lee, if I am not going to be making the bone broth within 3 days of saving the bones, I would put them in a Ziploc bag and freeze them for later then you can make broth with a frozen carcass. Maybe your family ate all the stuffing and cranberry sauce, or maybe you just like to keep it simple. With Christmas Day tomorrow, Mary has shared her top dinner tips as well as a succulent turkey recipe. Pour the gravy mixture into the pan. Hi Natasha, I made a big batch of this turkey in gravy for my sister’s house for lunch and everyone loved it! So easy 5 star. I did make a few changes. I googled leftover turkey and mushrooms as I had both on hand. What a great quick, easy, & yummy recipe! ( I like my sauces creamy.) Thank you so much and a blessed and happy Thanksgiving to you also! Mmmm, so good! Stir in turkey and heat until turkey is just heated through. Thanks for sharing! Thank you so much for sharing that with me Bryan! This recipe looks amazing. I hope you love it as much as we do! I’m so happy to hear you are enjoying my blog! Add the turkey This leftover Turkey recipe is by far my favorite way to use up leftover turkey! When I made this, it turned out very flat and pasty. Try it with rotisserie chicken – it’s so easy and good! In the same hot pan, melt 4 Tbsp unsalted butter, then whisk in 3 Tbsp flour, whisking constantly until roux is golden brown (1 1/2 to 2 min), then whisk in 2 cups chicken broth. Even my 4 year old liked it! The mushroom gravy makes the turkey meat so tender and juicy all over again and it’s especially good served over Creamy Mashed Potatoes. Add mushrooms to the pan and sauté until soft and golden (5-7 min, stirring frequently). I hope it becomes a new favorite for you! This pot pie makes a warm inviting meal for the whole family to enjoy. Learn more... Natasha's top tips to unleash your inner chef! You'll be glad of all that leftover turkey when you taste this delicious pie! Thank you so much for sharing that with me, Jan! Richard, thank you for such a rave review, I’m all smiles . Stir in the flour, sage, and thyme until blended. It filled an entire steam tray and was part of our dinner buffet, a real hit! Thanks for stopping by! Thank you for sharing this review with me Dan!! And it worked great with my gluten free flour. Stuffin' Muffins If you love stuffing, you won’t be able to get enough of these fun muffin cups that make use of not only leftover stuffing but also green beans, turkey, mashed potatoes, cheddar and gravy. The only thing I did different from your recipe, I reduced the broth by 1/2 cup and exchanged it for Chardonnay. We really enjoyed it. Natasha, thank you so much for all your wonderful recipes, they never fail! Lol. For Christmas dinner I cooked a 23lb turkey, so we had a LOT left over. That’s so great! Had some leftover turkey in the freezer and wanted to use it up. Get weekly updates on new recipes, exclusive giveaways plus behind the scenes photos. Stir in the onions, mushrooms, and garlic; cook until tender, but not browned, about 5 minutes. You’re welcome Sarah! Just saying it’s worth it to take the extra minute to make that roux Sorry i just have my opinions, i HAD to share cuz it’s so good homemade for a change! Natasha’s favorite tips to unleash your inner chef! Hi Natasha, I added peas after reading the recommendation of one commenter. Amazing isn’t it! Thanks for sharing! We also used turkey bouillon instead of chicken broth. I’m your avid fan from Philippines. I’m so happy you loved the recipe! I haven’t tried using cake flour instead to advise. I added 1/2 cup of milk and used 2 cans of cream of mushroom soup instead. Yummy! Thank you so much for being patient! Thank you. thank you for sharing your wonderful review. So tasty. Then, let it simmer after adding chicken stock for a few minutes, and with all of the other ingredients, when they’re added! Just, thank you for the best bake tips. Thank you for the wonderful review! I used cauliflower rice to make it low carb. I added a little garlic powder just to zip it up a bit. Thank you for your awesome review . Great, cause we have left over of roasted turkey and I will try it in creamy mushroom sauce one of these days ..Thanks Natasha for your yummy recipes All you need are some leftover Dinner Rolls to soak up that sauce. Stir in the gravy and bring it to a simmer. You have most of it on hand already. I really want to make this but I dont have mushrooms. I made this today and OMG was it good!! Made this after Thanksgiving Wow! I’m glad you enjoeyd that, Meytal! You may only need 3 Tbsp if using oil. Find classic recipes for leftover turkey like turkey soup, turkey casserole, turkey salad, and turkey pot pie—plus delicious twists on your favorites. , I made this again this year. Happy Holidays , I’m so happy to hear that!! Best of all, it never tastes like leftovers. It is a easy way to use left overs. Thank you for sharing your add-ins! Add leftover gravy too to add extra rich, meaty flavour to this warming broth with noodles, dried shiitake and eggs 30 mins I will try this again to see. Hi Mary! Delicious. It was sooooooooooooo goooooooooood! That is awesome to hear, Jesse. Not sure how to post a pic lol, I’m glad you love the recipe Sabrina! when the gravy is bubbling pour it over your vegetables and meat, just until it comes up even with the meat and veg. Whether you have leftover turkey breast or leftover dark meat, these turkey leftover recipes are our favorite ways to enjoy that turkey meat without tasting like leftovers. It really is good and easy. We served this over baked potatoes and it was fabulous! It was just as yummy as I remember. in which ever units you prefer (gram, lb, cup?). Thanks. Mmm yum! (I’d been wondering what I was going to do with those!) 2) I substituted 1/2 cup of the chicken broth with white wine and used chicken broth for the other 1.5 cups. Even the kids loved it. It’s the same process using turkey bones instead of chicken and results in a rich broth to use in Turkey Noodle Soup. This did not taste like left overs. I’m glad you did and I’m happy that you liked it. Thanks for sharing your review! Natasha do you know what the calorie count on this recipe is? I just bought mushrooms and I will try this recipe. That’s so great! This was so easy and SO good over mashed potatoes! Stir in turkey and heat until turkey is just heated through. Welcome to my kitchen! I love the idea of using dill. You are so welcome, Jaye! I also suggest adding a bit of Mirin, a Rice Cooking Wine by Eden. It was the best leftover Turkey recipe I have ever made. I’m sure the recipe is delicious as written — I just like to play with things a bit. Thank you so much for the fantastic review!! I followed your recipe to a T and have to say that I will definitely make this with turkey or chicken leftovers again. This recipe can be even juicier and more flavorful than fresh turkey. Thank you. Needless to say nothing was left.....only the compliments. All ingredients mandatory, including the parsley…. I’m glad you enjoyed it . Hi Michele, thank you so much for writing in and sharing that with me. Made it last night with the last of the turkey. That would be fine and thank you for the feature! Mmm that sounds like quite a treat!! Thank you for sharing your awesome review! I’m so happy you enjoyed it, Jackie! Lily, I have few of them on the site. Add the turkey; cook for 5 minutes to heat through. I'm Natasha Kravchuk. I’m so happy you enjoyed that. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved, The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified. I also made mashpotatos and stuffing for side. Cook for 10–15 minutes, stirring frequently, until the gravy thickens (it should slowly run down the back of a spoon). Delicious. Preheat oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C). . Did you know you were mentioned in Season 2 Episode 14 of the Young and Hungry? Thank you! Camille, thank you for the great review and you are welcome . Next time I’ll either double the gravy or add less turkey. , Hi Natash, My family is looking forward to having another turkey so I can use this recipe again. It was scrumptious! Five stars. The turkey tasted so good and not dry at ALL and it used a LOT of my leftovers i didn’t want to waste. Cover the edges of the pie with strips of aluminum foil. I hope you get to try making some of our recipes soon! Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. I just served it over toast and it was still great! It was a big hit with everyone. Thanks for trying out this recipe and sharing your feedback with us. Thank you for this recipe, it was very tasty. Great and so easy. Great way to use the leftover turkey breast. Fabulous! So I rehydrated and used the soaking water in place of one cup of the broth. I made this with left over Christmas turkey this year, and it was so delicious and went down a bomb with my family and friends! Hmmmm… Thanks Natasha. Most of our recipes have a metric conversion option on the printable recipe card. This is one of those recipes that makes us wish we had more turkey leftovers. I just made your “Leftover Turkey in Creamy Mushroom Sauce”. Also added different spices like basil, oregano, marjoram, garlic powder etc. 1st the positive: The way you lay out the recipe, describe it, show pictures is all great! I hope to be able to freeze a few of these for easy meals. The mushrooms enhance this dish so well! It can be found in most Healthfood Stores and/or Wholefoods. Sure, a leftover turkey sandwich topped with rich, creamy gravy and mashed sweet potatoes is fabulous the day after Thanksgiving. If you were lucky enough to have leftover Turkey Gravy from your Thanksgiving dinner, here’s a secret trick – just combine the leftover gravy with the shredded turkey and it will be scrumptious! That is the best when kids love what we moms make. Leftover Sliced Turkey Breast with Gravy will not taste or look like leftovers at all. I smoked my turkey wrapped in brown sugar coated bacon from Fred Meyer. It’s was good!! Thank you for this awesome recipe for Leftover Turkey and Gravy! Yum!!! Remove foil strips, and bake until crust is golden, about 20 minutes more. Quick dinner that comes together perfectly. Congrats! Info. Add the onions and cook for 5-7 minutes, stirring occasionally until the onions soften and begin to brown. Keep this one in mind for next year. Thanks for sharing your great review with other readers! Yes, so perfect for the leftovers! This is the BEST turkey gravy recipe!!! Fabulous! Thank you so much for pointing that out!! That will work fine. I’m so happy you loved the recipe and your idea of adding peas and serving over buttered noodles,… mmm mmm!!! I usually put it over medium egg noodles or white rice…mashed potatoes work well also! Seal and crimp the edges. Fish Tacos Recipe with Best Fish Taco Sauce! Prepare the turkey stock in advance to make life easier on the day. Thanks so much Thank you for sharing your great review! I didn’t have chicken broth or stock on me so I just used water and some of the turkey fat drippings into the mixture to add some flavor. Hey Natasha, I’ve been reading your blog and watching your videos for about a month now. Re: flavor – it needs more than salt and pepper! Definitely will try it…, You’re so welcome. I served it over noodles and we had some left over so I mixed the few noodles that were left along with a small amount of leftover stuffing and served it over rice. That’s just awesome!! So this recipe will definitely be made again It was excellent. If you don’t have enough gravy to justify a stew, you can make a basic sauce first. Cover with the top crust. Thank you Katie! Thanks Marina , blessings to you and your family! The first time I followed the directions to the T. The second time instead of adding frozen vegetables I cut up some fresh carrots and celery to use instead. Mashed Potato Pancakes,,, Stuffed Potato Pancakes. I’m so happy you enjoyed that! One of the best uses we have ever found for the leftover turkey. Thank you for sharing those substitutions with us! If I come across or come up with a great recipe, I will be sure to share! Great comfort food, would be a wonderful dish to share with a sick friend, easy on the tummy. . That’s just awesome! My husband and I run this blog together and share only our best, family approved and tested recipes with YOU. Roast beef is a classic main dish for holidays, family get-togethers, and elegant dinners alike. We look forward to having it after Christmas and Thanksgiving and other times when I roast a turkey for a family gathering. Cover with the top crust. Turn out great husband loved it I like the recipe becuase you have all the left overs after a turkey dinner Thanks for a great recipe o-ya this is also the first time Ive ever ate a pot pie!mmmmm. Enjoy! Pour in the turkey mixture. So I actually really dislike mushrooms- just texture/ idea of a fungus thing. I used baby Bella mushrooms for added flavor. This was so good! Of course, you can just make these Hot Turkey Sandwiches with your leftover turkey and gravy. Fabulous recipe. I make this recipe with leftover turkey, and it’s a whole new meal! Leftover Turkey Casserole made with leftover turkey, cheesy gravy, and cornbread is fast, easy, and ready in under 45 minutes! Heat a large non-stick pan over medium heat. Thanks for sharing your tip! Made exactly as written, and what a great recipe! God Bless your home. I use a similar recipe but what I do is while making the apple pie for thanksgiving is make up an extra pie crust or two. I’m glad you liked it, Daniel. Thank you for sharing that with us, Mariya! Thank you! Used gluten free flour and ghee and it was good…even my kids liked it! I am going to make this tmrw. When I need a quick answer though; I have used (their recipe analyzer is free). I suggest you either add: For added flavor add herbs and spices as you like or give some suggestions. I’m so glad to hear the recipe is a HIT! Thanks for that, I just meant for the serving in the nutritional values (calories, fat and so on) you mention 300 calories per serving, but could you advise on how much is 1 serving? If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption. I can’t believe I didn’t think of doing something like this. I had to add an additional cup of water while mixing everything together but the carrots and celery came out soft and tasting delicious. Can’t wait to do it again but next time with mushrooms! Thank you for sharing! I can’t wait to try! I love easy leftover casserole recipes like this one. I didn't have frozen mixed vegetables so instead I chopped one raw potato and a raw carrot and cooked it in the microwave before adding to filling. My question is: when making turkey bone broth do you add scraps from all the onions, carrots and celery you use? meanwhile, lay the meat and vegetable in the bottom of a 3-quart baking pan. Will definitely be coming back. Thank you for the amazing review! Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving!! Thanks for giving this recipe a try and for sharing your great feedback, Diane. . #3. I don’t yet but that is a great suggestion. We are so happy you're here. Easy. Add in salt to taste and let it simmer for 1 … I added some peas as someone suggested and served over buttered noodles. Pierce top crust in a few places with a fork. This was terrific. Leftover Christmas turkey recipes. 1 / 13. 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