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The Best Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

Thanksgiving is over and that probably means your fridge is stuffed with lots of extra leftovers. Skim these fantastic recipes and start planning what to do with your leftovers. 

1. Turkey Spring Rolls with Cranberry Sweet-n-Sour Dipping Sauce

This lends classic Asian flavors with an all-American twist.  Bake the rolls instead of frying them to cut down on the calories, but you can deep fry them for extra flavor. If you can’t find spring roll wrappers, use the egg roll wrappers. They don’t bake well, so deep-fry them instead. Use real soy sauce brewed from soybeans, and not the stuff with caramel coloring and salt. Click here to view the recipe. 

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2. Baked Potato Soup

This one is fantastic for chilly winter nights and really lends to the holiday feeling. Thick and creamy, this recipe is best used with leftover mashed potatoes. Click here to view the recipe.

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3. The Cuban Midnight Sandwich

This sandwich is called a ‘Media Noche’ which translates to ‘Midnight.’ It makes a wonderful dinner sandwich because it is served hot. A nice side dish is black bean soup or black beans and rice, and plantain chips. Click here to view the recipe.

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4. Turkey Wraps

This is a quick and healthy option, great for school and work lunches alike. You can also slice them into smaller portions to make for great party servings. Click here to see the recipe. 

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5. Turkey Lasagna

This recipe for a white-sauce based lasagna is a great way to use up leftover turkey. For a little added spice dry a half teaspoon of dried mustard in the white sauce. Oven ready lasagna noodles make this recipe quick to prepare. Click here to view the recipe.

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