Christmas leftover recipes

Got leftovers from Christmas lunch that need to be eaten? We've got some inspiring recipes for you to use up any leftover turkey, ham, Christmas pud and even sprouts!

Christmas leftover recipes

Leftover Christmas turkey, ham and cold meats

Great recipes for that leftover Christmas turkey

Turkey, leek and blue cheese mashed potato pie

Turkey, leek and blue cheese mashed potato pie

This potato pie is a great opportunity to use up leftover turkey from Christmas lunch.

Turkey and Stilton pie

Turkey and Stilton pie

This easy pie recipe works really well with any leftover turkey.

Pepper and turkey goulash

Pepper and turkey goulash

A low-fat, cream-free dish that makes a satisfying meal.

Sausage stuffing balls

Sausage stuffing balls

Use the leftover sausagement stuffing from Christmas Day for these moreish sausage balls.

Turkey and squash casserole

Turkey and squash casserole

A more sophisticated and enticing dish than turkey curry, this casserole recipe is the perfect way to use up leftover Christmas turkey.

Creamy turkey turnovers

Creamy turkey turnovers

Use up any turkey leftovers to make this gorgeous easy supper.

Winter turkey coleslaw in a warm Parmesan baguette

Winter turkey coleslaw in a warm Parmesan baguette

Make the most of the Christmas turkey leftovers with this easy snack recipe.

Succotash turkey bake

Succotash turkey bake

You'll never get tired of leftovers with this succotash turkey bake recipe up your sleeve.

Italian turkey club sandwich

Italian turkey club sandwich

Keep lunch simple with this delicious club sandwich.

Creamy turkey, broad bean and leek tagliatelle

Creamy turkey, broad bean and leek tagliatelle

This bird isn't just for Christmas – turkey tagliatelle with seasonal veg is a gloriously simple recipe.

Potato and Christmas ham rösti

Potato and Christmas ham rösti

Transform leftover ham into delicious röstis for an easy post-Christmas lunch or dinner.

Courgette and ham gratin

Courgette and ham gratin

This is a tempting gratin recipe that is great for using up leftover ham or vegetables.

Green cabbage and Parmesan coleslaw

Green cabbage and Parmesan coleslaw

This vegetarian cabbage salad from Debbie Major goes perfectly with leftover cold meats, especially ham and turkey.

Bubble and squeak cakes with ham and avocado

Bubble and squeak cakes with ham and avocado

Turn leftover vegetables into a satisfying supper with this clever recipe for bubble and squeak cakes.

Ham hock and barley soup

Ham hock and barley soup

Stay fit and healthy this winter with this hearty rustic soup. Serve with a crusty farmhouse loaf.

 


Leftover Christmas vegetables

Vegetable and feta salad

Vegetable and feta salad

This vegetarian salad recipe is a tasty way to use up leftover roasted vegetables.

Spicy vegetable pakoras

Spicy vegetable pakoras

This veg leftovers recipe is quick, easy and makes a filling and scrumptious snack that's great with dips or as a side dish.

Winter slaw

Winter slaw

This is an exciting winter coleslaw and a great recipe to have in your repertoire over the Christmas period!

Bubble and squeak jacket potatoes

Bubble and squeak jacket potatoes

A baked potato recipe with a difference. Turn a plain potato into a tasty treat using leftover sprouts and bacon.

Simple lamb chops with bubble and squeak cake

Simple lamb chops with bubble and squeak cake

This is a great recipe for using up leftover vegetables from a Sunday roast.

Cauliflower cheese on toast

Cauliflower cheese on toast

It's two great snacks in one with this easy recipe for cauliflower cheese on toast. A dark rye is the best bread, but the cheese is up to you - maybe a mature Cheddar, a crumbly Lancashire or a Stilton.

Giant parsnip and potato rösti

Giant parsnip and potato rösti

This giant potato rösti is the perfect one-pan side dish. Slice it up to share with party guests.

 


Leftover Christmas sweet treats

Boxing Day fridge cake

Boxing Day fridge cake

Savour the memory of Christmas with these delightful chilled treats, made from leftover Christmas cake and nuts.

Chocolate and panettone pudding

Chocolate and panettone pudding

If you've been inundated with panettone this Christmas, a chocolate and panettone pudding recipe is a great way to use it up. Practical and delicious.

Christmas pancakes

Christmas pancakes

Stuck for ideas of what to do with Christmas pud leftovers? Give them a new lease of life with this inventive dessert.

 

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