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Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes

A day or two after Thanksgiving, many families wonder just how they will use all of their leftover turkey. Leftover turkey is the perfect ingredient for turkey fajitas and turkey wraps! Both recipes are an easy and budget friendly way to take advantage of delicious leftover turkey. Best of all, each recipe is kid friendly to eat and preapre.

Turkey Fajitas Recipe

  1. Spray a pan with a non stick cooking spray.
  2. Heat the pan on medium heat.
  3. Cook the frozen bell pepper and onion stir fry mix for seven to ten minutes.
  4. Turn the heat down to medium low.
  5. Add the turkey to the bell pepper and onion mixture.
  6. Add the taco or fajita seasoning mix to the pan, and mix well.
  7. Simmer for five minutes.
  8. Warm the tacos or tortillas according to package directions while the turkey mixture is simmering.
  9. Place the turkey mixture into the tacos or on the tortillas.
  10. Top with lettuce, tomatoes, salsa, and your favorite cheese blend.
  11. Garnish with sour cream if desired.

Leftover Turkey Wrap Recipe

  1. Cook the turkey according to package directions.
  2. Cut the leftover turkey into deli slices while the bacon is cooking.
  3. Spread a line of turkey on the tortilla.
  4. Roll the tortilla over the layer of turkey.
  5. Add a line of lettuce, tomatoes, and bacon, rolling the tortilla after each addition.
  6. Secure the wrap by tucking all sides of the tortilla into it, as well as adding toothpicks if needed.

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