Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes for Savory Post-Holiday Meals

Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Need help figuring out what to do with all of those leftovers? We have you covered. Here are some Thanksgiving leftover recipes that will make savory, saucy meals out of traditional holiday dishes.

Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Broccoli Rice Casserole with Turkey

Turn your turkey leftovers into a creamy, cheesy casserole with this simple recipe. It calls for basic pantry items you probably already have on hand and only requires about 10 minutes of prep work. We’re all a little lazy after Thanksgiving, and this recipe is a breeze.

Thanksgiving Sandwich

Thanksgiving sandwiches are arguably the better than the main event. Bite into this sandwich and you’ll taste layers of turkey, stuffing, and cranberry sauce. It doesn’t get better any than that.

Leftover Empanadas

Next on our list of Thanksgiving leftover recipes are these homemade empanadas. Similarly to the turkey sandwich, you can stuff these little pastries with your favorite Thanksgiving leftovers like turkey, veggies, and mashed potatoes. They also freeze super well, so stick them in the freezer for an upcoming weeknight meal.

Thanksgiving Quesadilla

Finally, we’re eager to try out this Thanksgiving quesadilla recipe. With layers of turkey breast, cranberry sauce, and cheddar cheese, it has all the right flavors. And its crispy tortilla adds a much-appreciated crunch.