19 Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes

Thanksgiving feast equals Thanksgiving leftovers. We have 19 Thanksgiving Leftovers Recipes for you to try out when you get tired of eating plain turkey sandwiches. From turkey to stuffing to cranberry sauce, there’s bound to be a leftovers recipe for your Thanksgiving leftovers. If you need a pumpkin dessert other than pumpkin pie to bring to your Thanksgiving dinner, check out our non-pie pumpkin dessert recipes. But be sure to make extra, so you’ll have some leftover πŸ™‚ What’s your favorite thing to make with your Thanksgiving leftovers? 


Cranberry Turkey Grilled Cheese | Lolly Jane
Melt-in-your-mouth Cranberry Turkey Grilled Cheese Sandwich, great way to use Thanksgiving leftovers!

Thanksgiving Leftover Stuffed Egg Rolls & Cranberry Dipping Sauce | Cake ‘n Knife

Thanksgiving Leftovers Eggrolls with Cranberry Dipping Sauce | cakenknife.com #BlogsgivingDinner

Thanksgiving Leftovers Turkey Shepherd’s Pie | Culinary Ginger

With Thanksgiving leftovers turkey shepherd's pie, you get the perfect bite in every bite because all the flavors are in 1 delicious layer.

Turkey & Cranberry Quesadillas | Little Dairy on the Prairie 

The best way to use up leftover turkey! In fact, I think I would cook at turkey just to get leftovers to make these quesadillas! Little Dairy on the Prairie

Leftover Stuffin’ Muffins | Budget Bytes

Leftover Stuffin Muffins - BudgetBytes.com

Loaded Leftover Mashed Potato Balls | Handle the Heat

Loaded Leftover Mashed Potato Balls take advantage of extra Thanksgiving mashed potatoes by turning them into something even better. Baked, not fried! With cheddar, bacon, onion, and sour cream!

Thanksgiving Leftovers Stromboli | Betsy Life

Thanksgiving Leftovers Stromboli with leftover gravy for dipping! | Betsylife.com

Leftover Stuffing Waffles | Just a Taste

Leftover Stuffing Waffles Recipe from justataste.com

Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Pizza | Baked by Rachel via Bloglovin’

Turkey Chile (with leftover turkey) | Simply Recipes

Turkey Chili

Cranberry Sauce Bundt Cake | Rotini Rice

Not sure what to do with leftover Thanksgiving cranberry sauce? Use it to make this easy, moist, and delicious Cranberry Sauce Bundt Cake. | Food to gladden the heart at RotiNRice.com

Leftover Mashed Potato Cheese and Bacon Cakes | Recipe Tin Eats

Leftover Mashed Potato Cheese & Bacon Cakes - Irresistible way to transform leftover mashed potato! Made extra crispy with panko. #thanksgiving #leftovers

Turkey Pot Pie | A Family Feast

Turkey Pot Pie - The best recipe you'll ever make for Turkey Pot Pie! A great, delicious way to use up Thanksgiving leftovers - or make this with chicken instead and serve it year-round like we do!

Creamy Turkey Casserole | Cutefetti

turkey casserole

Turkey, Smashed Avocado, Cranberry, Brie and Mashed Potato Waffle Melts | Half Baked Harvest

Leftover Turkey and Sweet Potato Frittata | Skinny Taste

Frittatas are a great way to use up leftovers!

Leftover Sweet Potato Hand Pies | Chef de Home

Leftover Sweet Potato Hand Pies

Post-Thanksgiving Cranberry Sauce Muffins | Recipes in Good Taste

Post-Thanksgiving Cranberry Sauce Muffins

Thanksgiving Leftovers | Jillian Harris


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  1. Leftovers are the best! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday. Come to next weeks Thanksgiving party on Tuesday at 8:00 am, CST, see you then!
    Miz Helen

  2. Oh these all look mouth wateringly delicious, it makes me wish we celebrated Thanks giving in South Africa so I can try some of these. Seriously yummy

  3. It is only fitting that I should feature this great and very helpful post on the day after Thanksgiving. I’m sure it will really come in handy. Thank you for sharing this with us. I’m already looking at how I can use some of these before Thanksgiving.

  4. Oh yum! This is a timely post as we are all about to have more leftovers than we know what to do with! πŸ™‚

  5. This looks so yummy, I can’t wait till Thursday! Thank you for sharing at Dishing it and Digging it link party. You ladies have a Happy Thanksgiving.

  6. Thanks so much for linking up with Full Plate Thursday! We will have an early Thanksgiving Edition on 11-22 -16, hope to see you there!
    Wishing you a bountiful Thanksgiving!
    Miz Helen

  7. Yum! Pretty sure I just virtually devoured each of these. I’m 50 lbs heavier and ready for a nap! Ha ha! Thanks for sharing with the Creative Circle link party!

  8. These go way beyond the typical turkey sandwich! Thank you for sharing with us this week at Celebrate Your Story, have a great weekend.

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