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12 Healthy Recipes for Turkey Leftovers (So You’re Not Just Eating Thanksgiving Dinner 2.0)

Forget solely reheating Thanksgiving leftovers. Take those turkey leftovers up a notch with these easy healthy recipes.

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Healthy turkey leftovers? Yes, please!

Whether you have leftovers or the fam is sending you home with containers filled with turkey, we have your back. Here are healthy ways to use up those leftovers that actually don’t taste like “healthy turkey leftovers.”

Sick of cooking after the grand feast? We hear you! Opt for a simple sandwich instead. Just toast slices of sourdough, layer on sliced turkey, veggies, light mayo, and cranberry sauce, and you have a delicious, nutritious sandwich that can’t be beat.

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High Protein Turkey and Black Bean Enchiladas

Flavourful ingredients wrapped in a corn tortilla and covered in cheese.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Turkey and Black Bean Enchiladas.

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Sopa Azteca, Perfect For Clean Eaters

This spicy, broth-based Mexican soup is great for dinner parties because your guests can customize their soup right at the table.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Sopa Azteca.

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Diet-Friendly Turkey and Pomegranate Salad

One of the joys of a roast turkey or chicken is the tender meat least over that is perfect for rustling up a super-quick meal. Add some basic fresh ingredients and perhaps a few special extras, and dinner is on the table.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Turkey and Pomegranate Salad.

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Healthy Moroccan-Inspired Turkey Kebabs

Seasoning lean turkey meat with flavourful Moroccan spices makes for a winning combination.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Moroccan-Inspired Turkey Kebabs.

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low cal moroccan turkey fry up

Low-Cal Moroccan Turkey Fry-up!

This quick-to-make Moroccan dish is sure to please turkey lovers.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Low-Cal Moroccan Turkey Fry-up.

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Homemade & Healthier Chicken & Turkey Nuggets

Satisfy your cravings for takeout with this healthy homemade nugget recipe.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Homemade & Healthier Chicken & Turkey Nuggets.

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Two-Cheese Turkey & Kale Frittata

Have eggs on hand? If so, you’ve got yourself a quick and easy meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Two-Cheese Turkey & Kale Frittata

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Healthy Diet Recipe Packed With Flavour: Soupa de Lima (Lime Soup)

This delicious soup has such a citrus kick, it’s the perfect lunch-time meal. Just make it quickly when you’re at home or bring it to work in a Thermos.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe: Soupa de Lima.

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Vegetable and Turkey-Bacon Soup

Your holiday leftovers won’t go to waste with this hearty soup recipe.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: Vegetable and Turkey-Bacon Soup

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Roast Turkey with Lemon Couscous

A unique and delicious way to use up your turkey leftovers, this dish doesn’t even have a hint of Thanksgiving.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe: Roast Turkey with Lemon Couscous.

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A Nut-Free Pad Thai That’s Also High In Protein

Flaxseeds make the perfect substitute for peanuts in this allergy-friendly pad thai recipe because they have great crunch.

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe: Nut-Free Pad Thai.

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The Ultimate Leftover Turkey Sandwich Recipe

This sandwich may just be the tastiest way to use those turkey leftovers!

Get the healthy turkey leftovers recipe here: The Ultimate Leftover Turkey Sandwich Recipe