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Christmas Leftovers

Christmas Leftovers

Christmas leftovers are a wonderful thing! As the cook of the house, I really enjoy being able to send the troops to the fridge to fend for themselves. However, after a few re-do’s of Christmas dinner, it is not uncommon to be left wanting for something a little different! So we thought we would put together a few creative Christmas Leftover ideas. Most of these ideas don’t need a recipe as such and those that do are simple ones that are likely already firm family favourites.

Leftover Ideas with Dough and Pasta

Dough and Pasta are so versatile and best of all they are cheap! Both of which are a good thing after the expense and effort of Christmas day. The list of possibilities are literally endless, however here are a few ideas to put you on the right track:

  • Pides
  • Pizza
  • Pizza Pockets (total winner with the kids!)
  • Scrolls
  • Spaghetti Carbonara (with turkey or ham)
  • Pasta Bakes

 Leftover Ideas for your Oven

Lighter Leftovers

Looking for something a little lighter after the food coma of the past few days? You are not alone!

  • Simple green leafy salads with your Christmas leftovers mixed through.
  • Turkey, pork/ham and veggie skewers
  • Rissoles
  • Lettuce Cups or Sang Choy Bow
  • Quick Stir Fry
  • Soups

 Entertaining Leftovers

Not only is Christmas a festive time of year, it is also a highly social time of year. Using your Christmas Leftovers when entertaining (or taking a plate) is a great way to avoid the grocery store madness,  reclaim some fridge space and save some serious moola!

  • Savoury Crepes  – Team up your leftovers (prawns, pork, beef, chicken and ham) with a béchamel sauce.
  • Ploughman’s platter with roughly cut up leftover meats, veggies, cheeses and so on.
  • Gourmet Club Sandwhiches
  • Platter of wraps
  • Creative Canapes
  • Spring rolls or rice paper wraps

We would love to hear how you are using up your Christmas leftovers either in the comments below or over at the ThermoHub Facebook Group.





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Posted by ThermoHub on Wednesday, 6 December 2017



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