Tag: leftover turkey

Three Meat Frittata – Instant Pot or Stove-Top

Three Meat Frittata - Instant Pot or Stove-top/oven

You know what I like, and I hope you do, too, since I’m posting one? Frittatas. And I like them for so many reasons. They’re delicious and the frugal me loves that frittatas are a great way to use a bit of… Read More


Enchilada Sauce (from the pantry)

Home-made Enchilada Sauce, quick & from the pantry. Chili powder, tomato sauce

There’s nothing like a little Mexican food when you’re just absolutely over Christmas & Christmas leftovers & New Years and New Years leftovers. And then there were the leftovers from the leftovers. So change it up and make enchiladas!

Classic Wild Rice Soup in the Instant Pot

Classic Wild Rice Soup in the Instant Pot

So hey, here I am a Minnesota blogger and I have no Wild Rice Soup on my blog. Uff da. Well, I do have a Wild Rice and Smoked Turkey Chowder (amazingly good and healthy!) but it’s just not the same as… Read More

Shortcut Pho Ga (Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup) or Pho Ga Tay Instant Pot or Stove-top

Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup - Pho Ga or Chicken Pho

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, so I decided to make a Shortcut Pho Ga, Vietnamese Chicken Soup. And now, I’m sure you’re wondering “What on this side of heaven does Pho Ga have to do with the Great American Turkey Day?” Ahem…. Read More

Chicken Tortilla Soup (or Turkey Tortilla Soup)

Chicken Tortilla Soup or Turkey Tortilla Soup

I don’t know about you, but I love, love, love me some Chicken Tortilla Soup. Or some Turkey Tortilla Soup. Or probably ANY Tortilla Soup. Just put it in front of me and I’ll eat it – no questions asked.

Green Turkey Pozole (Pozole Verde de Pavo)

Pozole de Pavo Verde (Turkey Pozole)

I don’t know when the thought popped in my mind to remake my turkey leftovers into Pozole, but I’m glad it did. And not just any old Pozole but a Green (Verde) Pozole with Turkey. Pozole Verde de Pavo.

Turkey B’Steeya made from Thanksgiving Leftovers

Turkey B'Steeya

Are you like me and think the best thing about Thanksgiving is the leftovers? (Have you read my 12 Days of Turkey?) Ok Ms. Frau – always remember, its not really food, dogs, then people. The people have to come first, then… Read More

Chipotle Chicken Chowder – Chupe de Pollo

Chipotle Chicken Chowder Chupe de Pollo

This Chipotle Chicken Chowder has become a favorite of mine, which is a bit of a shame since someone in my family (no names mentioned to protect the guilty) won’t touch soup. And they’re missing out (and making me miss out) on having… Read More

Elegant Mushroom Lemon Basil Soup with Wild Rice

Elegant Mushroom Lemon Basil Soup

There is just something about this soup that is almost haunting. It is reminiscent of a Greek soup, yet the wild rice is clearly not a flavor normally found in the classic Greek soups. Just a lovely conglomeration of different flavors from… Read More

Filled Wonton Cups

Filled Won Ton Cups turkey pork beef

I started making these many years ago and still make them because they’re easy, make a bunch and are strangely addictive. I promise you if you put these out on game day or bring them to a pot luck, you’ll come off… Read More