10 Easy Things You Can Make With Thanksgiving Leftovers

So, Thanksgiving is over, but you have tons and tons of leftovers. Although Thanksgiving sandwiches are great, you might want to get a little more creative with your turkey and side dishes. Keep reading for 10 easy things you can make with Thanksgiving leftovers!

1. Turkey Casserole

This turkey casserole dish is the ideal Thanksgiving leftovers recipe! It only takes about 15 minutes to prep, and it uses a bunch of the turkey that you definitely still have.

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An easy Thanksgiving leftovers recipe!

2. Turkey Poutine

Try out this classic French Canadian dish of french fries, cheese curds, and gravy with your Thanksgiving leftovers on top! Whether it is stuffing, turkey, or both, this is an extra delicious way to eat your leftovers.

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3. Turkey Cheese Dip

A fun way to incorporate turkey into other recipes is by making it into a cheesy dip! Enjoy some football and a beer with this yummy turkey cheese dip. And if none of these turkey dishes tickle your fancy, try making a sandwich from one of these delicious turkey sandwich combinations!

Learn how to make this dip here!

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4. Turkey Pot Pie

This is a fun twist on your favorite chicken pot pie. Simply use your leftover turkey instead!

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This turkey pot pie is a great Thanksgiving leftovers recipe!

5. Mashed Potato, Cheddar, and Chive Waffles

If transforming your mashed potatoes into waffles isn’t the best use of Thanksgiving leftovers, then I don’t know what is. Topped with cheddar and chives, you won’t be able to resist this recipe.

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Mashed waffles are a great Thanksgiving leftovers recipe!

6. Thanksgiving Leftovers Breakfast Bake

Running out of ideas? Try turning your leftovers into breakfast! Get yourself a dozen eggs and treat your company to this yummy breakfast bake on Black Friday.

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An easy Thanksgiving leftovers recipe!

7. Cranberry Barbecue Turkey Pizza

Everyone knows barbecue pizza is the best, why not try out a cranberry turkey version?

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Yummy Thanksgiving leftovers recipes!

8. Cheesy Breakfast Stuffing Cakes

Put that stuffing to good use by turning it into these yummy breakfast cakes! Serve with a fried egg on top and sprinkle with salt and pepper.

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These breakfast cakes are a great use of Thanksgiving leftovers!

9. Leftover Thanksgiving Casserole

This casserole combines just about everything you had on the dinner table! Use your Thanksgiving leftovers like stuffing, turkey, cranberry sauce, and mashed potatoes for this recipe.

Try out this casserole recipe here!

This is a great Thanksgiving leftovers recipe!

10. Thanksgiving-Stuffed Croissants

Another fun way to make breakfast from your leftovers! Stuff crescent rolls with your favorite side dishes and voila, a new meal.

Give this croissant recipe a try here!

These are fun Thanksgiving leftovers recipes!


Who doesn't love thanksgiving leftovers? These are the easiest dishes you make !
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