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Thanksgiving Leftovers: A Sort-of Turkey Cassoulet from Holly Garrison

  It’s Friday. Yesterday was Thanksgiving. What’s for dinner? You still have guests or family? Well, don’t disappoint them. Too often we suffer post-Thanksgiving relapse and letdown. We just reheat the stuff from last night. Well, the stuffing and turkey and the gravy and those mashed potatoes. You did make enough potatoes, didn’t you? Here’s…

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Suzen’s Thanksgiving Leftover Turkey Tart

On the Friday after Thanksgiving, you face a kitchen that may still be a bit upside down. And a refrigerator full of goodies. And a family with surprisingly strong appetites. Sure, you can warm things up and reply the Thursday feast. But, how about giving that leftover turkey a new life. Here is a Turkey…

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Oh, About Those Turkey Leftovers: Turkey Enchiladas with Creamy Tomatillo Sauce

“Uh, not next week,” I said to Suzen. “Thanksgiving cannot be next week.” “It is,” Suzen insisted. “But, but, the Christmas decorations have only been up for six weeks,” I said. “This is screwed up.” “Very,” Suzen agreed. On this blog we have always treated Thanksgiving as very, very special. We have posted some great…

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Thanksgiving Leftovers: Turkey Enchiladas with Creams Tomatillo Sauce

I posted this recipe in early 2010, at my daughter’s request, but I’m doing it again because tomorrow you will have leftover turkey and this is just the best possible way to enjoy it. It’s not “leftovers.” It’s “delicious” and rich and different. The enchiladas are paired with one of my favorite foods: tomatillos.  This…

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