15 Recipes That Will Make You Thankful for Thanksgiving Leftovers

Keep your Thanksgiving feast going all week long!

1. Turkey & Cranberry BBQ Pizza

Use leftover turkey and cranberry sauce as pizza toppings for the perfect Black Friday dinner.

2. Leftover Thanksgiving Waffles with Fried Egg and Gravy

Use leftover stuffing, turkey and gravy to make these decadent waffles and eggs for the perfect Thanksgiving Brunch the morning after.

3. Turkey & Stuffing Savory Crepes

Use leftover mashed potatoes, turkey, stuffing, gravy, and cranberry sauce to make the perfect day-after-Thanksgiving savory crepes.

4. Thanksgiving Leftover Nachos

Use all your favorites from your feast for these leftover nachos, piled high and served with a side of cranberry-jalapeno salsa.

5. Cranberry Turnovers

Use leftover cranberries and cranberry sauce the next morning to make these turnover pastries.

6. Sweet Potato Pound Cake

Use your leftover mashed sweet potatoes to make this delicious holiday pecan pound cake.

7. The Ultimate Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwich 

Pile leftover turkey, stuffing, gravy and cranberry sauce between two slices of sourdough bread for the ultimate Thanksgiving leftovers sandwich

8. Leftovers Mac 'n Cheese

Fold leftover turkey, sweet potatoes, peas, and stuffing into a cheddar cheesey mac 'n cheese and top with cranberry sauce for a Thanksgiving leftovers twist on the classic side dish.

9. Sweet Potato Casserole Pancakes with Cranberry Syrup

Use your leftover sweet potato casserole for delicious day-after Thanksgiving pancakes.

10. Turkey Gumbo 

Use the leftover turkey (or any leftover meat) and veggies from your feast for a classic, rich turkey gumbo.

11. Mashed Potato Muffins

Use leftover mashed potatoes and veggies to make these quick and easy mashed potato muffins.

12. Muenster, Mashed Potatoes, and Cranberry Stuffing Grilled Cheese

Use leftover mashed potatoes, cranberry sauce, and stuffing to create this 'Modern Mayflower' grilled cheese sandwich.

13. Thanksgiving Leftovers Stromboli

Wrap leftover cranberry sauce, turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes in pizza dough for an irresistible Thanksgiving leftovers Stromboli with a gravy dipping sauce.

14. Turkey Quesadillas with Chipotle-Cranberry Sauce

Use leftover turkey and cranberry sauce and any cheese you have on hand for quick and easy turkey quesadillas and chipotle-cran sauce for dipping.

15. Bacon-Wrapped Stuffing Bites

Wrap leftover stuffing in bacon and bake for simple and savory, 2-ingredient stuffing bites.

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