Low-Carb Leftover Turkey Recipes
Here are my best Low-Carb Leftover Turkey Recipes for anyone who wants get right back on track after Thanksgiving! And of course any recipe that uses leftover turkey can also be made with leftover chicken, so there are a few ideas here that use chicken!
It’s Thanksgiving week in the U.S. and I hope all my readers who celebrate are having a lovely holiday meal and some quality family time. And for everyone who’s cooking turkey this week, I’m updating this collection of Low-Carb Leftover Turkey Recipes so you’ll have plenty of ideas when you have that leftover turkey staring you in the face!
If you’re lucky enough to have leftover turkey I hope you’ll enjoy at least one of these recipes, especially if you indulged on carbs for Thanksgiving dinner; you know what I mean? Be sure to scroll past the photos to see all the tasty low-carb ideas for using that leftover turkey!
Leftover turkey or leftover chicken?
I’ve included ideas for leftover turkey and leftover chicken in this round-up because of course anything you make with leftover chicken is also great made with leftover turkey, and vice-versa.
Ideas for Turkey Stock and Turkey Soup!
This round-up has low-carb casseroles and salads with leftover turkey. But if you feel like using your turkey carcass to make homemade turkey stock and then making turkey soup, check out my Low-Carb and Keto Turkey Soup Recipes!
Want leftover turkey recipes that are a bit higher in carbs?
If you’re still indulging a bit for the holidays, there’s also a collection on my site for delicious Healthy Recipes for Leftover Turkey, but those recipes are a bit higher in carbs.
Low-Carb Casseroles with Leftover Turkey (or Chicken):
This Low-Carb Turkey Casserole has mushrooms, Mozzarella, and cauliflower rice! It’s probably the most popular leftover turkey recipe on the blog and this tasty casserole is also gluten-free. Go to this recipe and watch the video to see how tasty it really is!
This Layered Mexican Casserole with Chicken and Cauliflower Rice has been a huge hit, and this is perfect to make with leftover turkey!
If you have turkey gravy this Turkey Shepherd’s Pie with Cauliflower is a delicious way to use leftover turkey, and this is surprisingly low in net carbs.
Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Curry Casserole is another mega-popular chicken recipe that can be easily made with turkey, and if you like the sound of cheesy and curry, you’ll love this dish.
This oh-so-delicious Chicken Alfredo Mock Lasagna Casserole is a newer recipe on the blog that can be made with leftover turkey or chicken, and if you like Alfredo Sauce you’re going to love this recipe.
More Low-Carb Casseroles with Leftover Turkey or Chicken:
- Slow Cooker Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas
- Chicken Broccoli Curry Casserole with Cauliflower Rice
- Low-Carb Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas
- Chicken and Asparagus Bake with Creamy Curry Sauce
- Green Chile and Chicken Mock Enchilada Casserole
Low-Carb Salads with Leftover Turkey or Chicken
For everyone who likes avocado and cilantro, this Chicken and Avocado Salad with Lime and Cilantro is a salad that’s been hugely popular on the blog, and this would be just as delicious made with turkey.
Chicken Salad with Green Olives is a totally WOW salad that you can make with leftover chicken or turkey, and green olive fans will love this salad!
This Lettuce-Free Keto Cobb Salad is a delicious idea that would be perfect to make with leftover turkey!
This Chicken Pesto Salad would also be delicious made with leftover turkey, and this salad is so tasty!
Another great lunch idea for leftover turkey would be to swap out the chicken for turkey in this Greek Peperoncini Chicken Salad. I’d never get tired of this for lunch!
More Low-Carb Salads with Leftover for Turkey or Chicken:
- Vietnamese Chicken Salad with Cabbage
- Curried Chicken Salad
- Chicken Cabbage Salad with Mustard
- Southwest Chicken Salad
- Chicken Salad with Avocado, Radishes, and Lime