Christmas leftovers (146)

From novel ideas for leftover turkey and ham as well as clever ways to use up Christmas pudding - find scrumptious recipe ideas that cater for all your Christmas leftovers.

Top Christmas leftovers recipes

5 reviews

This is a delicious and quick way to use up leftover roast turkey or chicken. Serve the creamy turkey over squares of puff pastry or in vol au vent cases for something of an improvised pie. Alternatively, serve the turkey over rice.

Recipe by: KARIN

2 reviews

This simple dish is perfect for using up leftover cooked potatoes, brussels sprouts, cabbage, kale or spinach. Top with poached eggs for a scrumptious lunch.

Recipe by: Maggie Pannell

4 reviews

A cheesy, satisfying lunch or light supper - this is most probably the world's most sophisticated toastie! Use Brie if you don't have Camembert to hand.


3 reviews

I don't think gammon is very traditional when it comes to pies, but I had some leftover gammon in the fridge and just happened to have some puff pastry. What else was there to do? These little pies were a joy to make and the compliments were endless.

Recipe by: adri

3 reviews

This aromatic tea cake is perfect for using up leftover cranberry sauce. Use jarred cranberry sauce if you don't have homemade!


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