Braised Turkey Legs

Turkey legs recipe, browned and then braised slowly. Sauce is further reduced. Hearty winter dish.

Cajun Turkey Pot Pie

A pot pie made with turkey leftovers and flavored with Cajun spices, onions, celery and green pepper.

Chilled Turkey Loaf

Chilled, jelled turkey loaf. Turkey meat mixed with green onions, garlic, parsley, and pmento, jelled in aspic, in its own juices. Great for sandwiches.

Chipotle Turkey Pozole

Serve your turkey leftovers with a Mexican flair. Turkey pozole hominy soup seasoned with smokey chipotle chiles.

Chipotle Turkey Salad

Give your turkey leftovers a gentle smokey kick with a turkey salad seasoned with chipotle powder and jalapeños.

Crispy Turkey Bacon

Turkey skins, seasoned with salt and pepper, and baked until crispy. Use like bacon!

Curry Turkey Salad

Curried turkey salad with apple, raisins or dried cranberries, green onions, celery, cilantro, honey, ground ginger, curry, mayo and yogurt.

Giblet Gravy

Classic gravy made with the giblets (neck, liver, heart, gizzard) from a turkey or chicken.

Herbed Turkey Burger

Delicious turkey burger with onions, garlic, parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme mixed in with the ground turkey.

Hot Turkey Sandwich

Hot turkey sandwich. The easiest way to prepare turkey leftovers, as an open-faced sandwich, topped with leftover turkey and gravy.

How to Make Gravy

Two easy gravy recipes with photos and step-by-step instructions.

Mom’s Chili Beans

Louisiana style chili beans with ground beef and pinto beans, served over rice.

Mom’s Roast Turkey

My mother's tried and true roast turkey recipe. How to roast the most succulent Thanksgiving turkey. Step-by-step instructions with photos and reader comments.

Mom’s Turkey Soup

Classic turkey soup recipe. Every Thanksgiving my mother takes what's left of the turkey carcass and makes a delicious turkey soup that we enjoy for days.

Mom’s Turkey Stuffing

I've never tasted any turkey stuffing that has come close to as good as mom's. Classic Thanksgiving turkey stuffing recipe made with French bread cubes toasted in butter, walnuts, onion, celery, apple, green olives, and stock made from turkey giblets.

Spicy Grilled Turkey Burger with Coleslaw

Spicy grilled turkey burger served with tomatoes, sweet pickles, and coleslaw. Not your everyday turkey burger, these have fresh chives, bread crumbs, basil and Tabasco sauce.

Stuffed Roast Turkey Breast

Boneless turkey breast pounded thin and stuffed with breadcrumbs, mushrooms, dried cranberries and sage, rolled and tied and roasted.

Turkey and Bacon Rolls

Turkey bacon roulades. Turkey cutlets layered with Provolone cheese, ham, and seasonings, rolled up and wrapped with bacon, then baked.

Turkey Chile Verde

Chile verde made with turkey thigh meat and homemade tomatillo salsa verde.

Turkey Chili

Great for Thanksgiving leftovers, this turkey chili recipe uses shredded turkey meat, kidney beans, onion, garlic, tomatoes and chili. Garnish with grated cheddar and chopped red onion.

Turkey Enchiladas

Turkey enchiladas made with leftover cooked turkey, homemade chili sauce, onions, black beans, and Monterey jack cheese. Topped with red onions, avocado, and cilantro.

Turkey Mushroom Risotto

An Italian-inspired rice dish using leftover turkey, mushrooms, sage and a little fresh goat cheese.

Turkey Noodle Casserole

Turkey noodle casserole with egg noodles, leftover turkey, shallots, celery, and a white sauce with Gruyere, mustard, and tarragon.

Turkey Stew with Root Vegetables

Filling, delicious, and affordable, this turkey stew is made with turkey thighs or legs, slow cooked with onion, celery, carrots and other root vegetables.

Turkey Stroganoff

Turkey Stroganoff recipe made with turkey leftovers, mushrooms, thyme and sour cream.

Turkey Tetrazzini

Turkey tetrazzini recipe, a turkey casserole with egg noodles, mushrooms, peas, Parmesan and Swiss cheeses, cream, bread crumbs and turkey.

Turkey White Chili

White chili made with turkey meat, great for using up Thanksgiving leftovers, with white beans, green chiles, jalapeno, and garnishes.