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November 19, 2013

Thanksgiving Leftover Makeover – Turkey Croquettes

Thanksgiving Leftover Makeover – Turkey Croquettes

Turkey Croquettes

Now that Thanksgiving is only few days away, make sure you have some recipes for your turkey leftovers.

Today Modern Christian Homemaker shares their Thanksgiving Leftover Makeover – Turkey Croquettes Recipe!


Read our tips on How to Cook a Turkey!

Also check out MadamdeDeals’ Turkey Leftover Recipes

Presentable Turkey Leftover Recipe
Turkey Roll Ups
Turkey & Broccoli Braid Recipe

November 21, 2012

Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey Recipe


I ended up with several pounds of penne noodles leftover after I had to make pasta salad for a luncheon. I had leftover turkey also so I decided to put them together and came up with this delicious dish. The best part was it is made with leftovers so it was a snap to assemble and cook.

Creamy Garlic Penne with Turkey

  • 2+ Cups of Leftover Turkey
  • 1 lb box of pasta (cooked according to directions on box)
  • 2 Tbsp butter or margarine
  • 3 minced garlic cloves
  • 2 Tbsp flour
  • 1 cup broth (divided 1/4 cup and 3/4 cup)
  • 3/4 cup milk
  • 1/3 cup parmesan cheese topping
  • 1/3 cup mozzarella cheese
  • salt and pepper to tasteContinue reading
November 18, 2012

Turkey Parmesan Stromboli Recipe

Whenever I cook a turkey dinner, I always end up with leftovers. My family is never in the mood for second turkey dinner anytime soon. My kids would rather eat pizza for dinner every night but I hate to waste food. Thus reinventing leftovers becomes a necessity at my house. Tonight I came up with a surefire way to please the kids, use up the leftovers, and make the adults happy.

Turkey Parmesan Stromboli
(with Great Value refrigerated pizza dough)

  • 2 packages Great Value refrigerated pizza dough
  • 2 cups chopped leftover turkey (divided into 1 cup)
  • 2 cups mozzarella cheese (divided into 1 cup)
  • 1 cup spaghetti or pizza sauce (divided into 1/2 cup)

Preheat oven to 425 degrees.
Roll out 1 package of Great Value refrigerated pizza dough on 9 x 13 baking sheet.
Spoon 1/2 cup sauce along one of the long sides of the pizza dough
Top with 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese.
Top with 1 cup chopped turkey
Top with additional 1/2 cup mozzarella cheese
Taking the end where ingredients are stacked, strech dough slightly over ingredients so you can roll it over once.
Fold in ends and continue rolling the rest of the way.
Place side with seams down on the baking sheet.Continue reading

Turkey & Broccoli Braid Recipe

Leftovers are a staple in our household but eating the same thing over and over again can get boring. With the holidays here, leftovers are bound to be in abundance. I have started going thru my favorite recipes to find new ways to freshen up those leftovers. Tonight, I too one of my favorite recipes and mixed it up to use up leftover turkey. The best part is no one needs to know it came from leftovers and makes a great dish to pass at your next potluck.

Ingredients:Continue reading