What to Do with the Leftover Turkey


There are plenty of recipe ideas  available in our Better Health Library and other websites for those looking to make a dish from leftover Thanksgiving turkey.
 
Here’s a recipe I recommend to patients for making a yummy sandwich. It is adapted from a recipe you will find for the ultimate leftover sandwich on mccormick.com.  
 
Ingredients:
  • 2 tablespoons light mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon sage
  • 16 2’’ dinner rolls
  • 1 pound sliced roast turkey
  • 1 cup prepared stuffing
  • 1/2 cup whole berry cranberry sauce
Enjoy!  Happy Thanksgiving.
 
Laura Vetter, RDN, CDE, CSO, CSP, Outpatient Nutritionist, Saint Peter’s University Hospital, is the author of the #AsktheSPnuritionist blog.  She counsels patients on healthy eating. Reach out to her at nutritionist@saintpetersuh.com to make an appointment.

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