Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Nibbling on leftovers is one of the best parts of Thanksgiving, and our recipes give you lots of great leftover ideas. Use the rest of the bird in Turkey Tortilla Soup, Cran-Turkey Enchiladas, or one of our other turkey recipes. Warm up a leftover side dish, and presto -- you've got day-after-Thanksgiving lunch!

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Savory French Toast Sandwiches With Turkey and Swiss

From Fitness

Savory French Toast Sandwiches With Turkey and Swiss

Tomato and Turkey Soup

From Fitness

Need a 20-minute dinner? Make this five-ingredient turkey soup. It has under 200 calories per serving.

Tomato and Turkey Soup

Romaine with Turkey & Dried Cranberries

From Family Circle

Romaine with Turkey & Dried Cranberries

Artichoke-Turkey Casserole

From Better Homes and Gardens

Here's a low-fat dinner suggestion that combines turkey and artichokes into one delicious casserole. Use the make-ahead directions when you need a warm meal on a busy night.

Artichoke-Turkey Casserole

Taco-Turkey Sandwiches

From Better Homes and Gardens

You make a spicy spread for these turkey sandwiches, which are heated in the oven.

Taco-Turkey Sandwiches

Nacho Turkey Casserole

From Better Homes and Gardens

Like nachos with all the fixings? Make this quick casserole recipe of the best Southwestern flavors.

Nacho Turkey Casserole

Quick-To-Fix Turkey and Rice Soup

From Better Homes and Gardens

Use leftover turkey and frozen mixed vegetables to prepare this hearty soup in less than 30 minutes.

Quick-To-Fix Turkey and Rice Soup

Roasted Potato and Turkey Salad

From Better Homes and Gardens

This satisfying main-dish salad features roasted potatoes, leftover turkey, and bacon--all tossed with a mustard-garlic dressing.

Roasted Potato and Turkey Salad

Mix-and-Match Pot Pie

From Midwest Living

Mix-and-Match Pot Pie

Turkey-Cherry Rice Salad

From Family Circle

Turkey-Cherry Rice Salad

Open-face Turkey Mornay

From Family Circle

Open-face Turkey Mornay

Turkey Fried Rice

From Family Circle

Turkey Fried Rice

Turkey Frame Soup

From Diabetic Living

Turkey Frame Soup

Turkey and Bean Soup

From Diabetic Living

Turkey and Bean Soup

Yucatan-Style Turkey and Vegetable Soup

From Diabetic Living

Queso fresco is a mild Mexican cheese with a crumbly texture similar to that of feta or farmer's cheese. Look for it at Hispanic food markets or larger grocery stores.

Yucatan-Style Turkey and Vegetable Soup

Turkey Reuben

From Diabetic Living

To make this favorite sandwich healthier, this recipe uses turkey, reduced-calorie dressing, and lightly dressed coleslaw. It makes a great lunch or dinner.

Turkey Reuben

Turkey-Vegetable Bake

From Diabetic Living

Need to use up leftover turkey from the holidays? Make this low-fat casserole. It's made with brown rice and lots of vegetables.

Turkey-Vegetable Bake

Mexican-Style Turkey Soup

From Diabetic Living

Red sweet pepper, winter squash, and cilantro brighten this spicy soup, making this one-dish meal the perfect family dinner. Accompany with a fresh fruit salad and warm crusty bread.

Mexican-Style Turkey Soup

Chicken Pot Pie

From Diabetic Living

We made this savory pie recipe lower in fat and calories by stir-frying the vegetables using nonstick spray coating instead of butter or oil.

Chicken Pot Pie

Turkey and Sweet Potato Chowder

From Diabetic Living

Mashing the potatoes in this turkey and vegetable soup thickens it without adding carbs. Fat-free milk ensures low fat and low calories for this diabetic main dish.

Turkey and Sweet Potato Chowder

Stuffing-Stuffed Mushrooms

From Parents

These easy and delicious stuffing-stuffed mushrooms make for a crow-pleasing appetizer, perfect gourmet party fare, or an extra-special snack.

Stuffing-Stuffed Mushrooms

Potato-Salmon Croquettes

From Parents

Turkey doesn't need to be the only protein on your post-Thanksgiving menu. Turn leftover mashed taters into a satisfying meal on the cheap with the help of canned salmon.

Potato-Salmon Croquettes

Green Bean and Blood-Orange Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

From Parents

Brighten up day-old green beans with a zesty citrus dressing. The addition of rich blood-oranges and pomegranate seeds make this salad a celebration of flavor.

Green Bean and Blood-Orange Salad with Pomegranate Seeds

Cranberry Upside-Down Cakes

From Parents

Don't stress over a surplus of sauce. The tart fruit is the perfect topping ... er, bottom ... to these delicious cranberry-packed upside-down cakes.

Cranberry Upside-Down Cakes

Turkey-and-Rice Soup

From Better Homes and Gardens

Use leftover Thanksgiving turkey and frozen vegetables to make this quick-to-the-table main dish soup.

Turkey-and-Rice Soup

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