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Sunday Suppers: Leftover Magic Part #1

This week and next week’s Sunday Suppers will feature ways to use up Thanksgiving leftovers. Let’s get started with the turkey and ham. Turkey Pasta with Artichokes and Marinated Tomatoes Phyllo Pot Pies Turkey “Shepherd’s” Pie Ham bone Soup Beans … Continue reading

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Risotto Cake

Normally we don’t have risotto leftover, but Greg made a huge batch. Normally, we have a microwave to heat any leftover risotto we do have. But that’s on the fritz. What’s a girl trying to stretch her leftovers to do… … Continue reading

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Leftover Turkey Pasta

This is a great use for some of that leftover Christmas turkey. It is also light and fairly healthy, which may be a nice break from all the heavy food available over the holidays. This dish comes together quickly with … Continue reading

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Turkey “Shepherd’s” Pie

And now to use up some of that dark meat and gravy. If you don’t have leftover mashed potatoes it’s worth making more of your favorite recipe just to have this. We know it’s not really Shepherd’s Pie without lamb, … Continue reading

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Cranberry Brie Bites

This is a great way to repurpose that cranberry sauce. If you don’t have phyllo dough, wonton wrappers will also do the trick. (Sunday Suppers will return next week.) Cranberry Brie Bites 5 pieces phyllo dough 12 pecans 2-3 ounces … Continue reading

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Phyllo, Phyllo, Phyllo Pot Pies

This is a great way to use up Thanksgiving turkey or, just thinking out loud here, some chicken from a Julia Child recipe that you might have messed up and might have thrown a big hissy fit about while your … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Leftover Magic

Let’s face it, we’re going to have a lot of turkey really soon. Thankfully, there are endless ways to use leftover turkey. Here are a few ideas ideas that will work well with smoked or regular turkey: Smoked Turkey Tostadas … Continue reading

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