Turkey! It’s Not Just for Thanksgiving Day!

Real Estate Broker/Owner with Sandra Nickel REALTORS

Thanksgiving is just a day away, and chances are you will be feasting on turkey with your family. And chances are you might have some turkey leftover after your fabulous feast. You might find yourself wondering what to do with it all. Here are some great ideas for ways to enjoy your terrific turkey for days following Thanksgiving:

  1. The Classic Turkey Sandwich - It doesn’t have to be just turkey and bread…there are lots of ways to dress up those turkey slices to make a scrumptious sandwich.  The 15 Best Turkey Sandwiches

  2. Turkey Tostadas - Feeling like a fiesta to continue the holiday season? How about making some turkey tostadas? Warm up some tortillas and top them with chopped or shredded turkey, lettuce, cheese and pico de gallo. For a finishing touch add a dollop of sour cream.

  3. Turkey Chili with Corn & Black Beans - Continue the fiesta with a warm bowl of turkey chili. Dark meat is especially good shredded and used to create this comforting dish. Add some kidney beans, tomato, bell pepper, garlic and spices to taste and enjoy with a side of tortilla chips and salsa!

  4. Turkey Hash - Turkey for breakfast! Dark meat works well for a delectable turkey hash and is delicious served up with a fried egg. Sauté some shredded potatoes, a medium onion, and diced green or red bell pepper in a bit of olive oil until the vegetables are golden brown. Add a cup of shredded dark meat from your Thanksgiving turkey and season to taste. Cook until crispy and top with a fried egg and shredded cheese. YUM! Turkey Hash Recipe

  5. Turkey Pot Pie - If comfort food is what you desire, there is nothing better than a leftover Thanksgiving turkey pot pie! From the warm, savory filling to the crispy, flaky pie crust, this recipe is sure to delight everyone in your family. Classic Turkey Pot Pie

So, don’t let leftover turkey get you down. Just be creative, and you and your family will enjoy all different kinds of mouthwatering meals until the turkey is all gone!  Happy Thanksgiving!

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Comments (3)

Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Hi Sandra Nickel -  I am glad we are visiting.  I really can get tired of turkey leftovers.

Nov 25, 2020 05:31 AM
Edward Gilmartin
CRE - Boston, MA

You can live pretty cheaply on roasted Turkey and vegetables including broccoli, sweet potatoes and beets.

Nov 25, 2020 05:38 AM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello Sandra Nickel these are very good list of suggestions for the leftover turkey.

Nov 25, 2020 07:16 AM