Meijer Healthy Living Recipes: Thanksgiving Leftovers 11-30-2010 - WNEM TV 5

Meijer Healthy Living Recipes: Thanksgiving Leftovers 11-30-2010

Kristen Johnson, RD, Meijer Healthy Living Manager Visit for more recipes and weekly menu planner
With the great deals on turkeys this year, make sure you buy a big one so you have plenty of leftovers! Try the easy and delicious recipes below and enjoy your holiday meal well into the week.
Day- After Dip Makes 12 servings
Puree a can of white beans in a food processor with 1 or 2 leftover peeled roasted sweet potatoes, 1/4 cup Meijer Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 1/2 cup grated parmesan, and salt and pepper. Garnish with toasted nuts and serve with crackers.
Nutrition Information (per serving): 134 calories, 8g fat, 3mg cholesterol, 251mg sodium, 11g carbohydrate, 3g fiber, 4g protein
Stuffed Turkey Cranberry Baguettes Makes 2 servings
1 small whole wheat baguette, sliced lengthwise ½ cup leftover cranberry relish ½ lb. leftover turkey breast, cut into thin strips 2/3 cup leftover stuffing
1. Place bottom half of baguette on ungreased baking sheets. Spread bread evenly with cranberry relish. Top relish with stuffing and arrange turkey strips on top of stuffing. Place top half of baguette on sandwich. 2. Bake at 450° for 8 to 10 minutes. Cut baguette in half and serve warm.
Nutrition Information (per serving): 345 calories, 10g fat, 4g saturated fat, 36mg cholesterol, 878mg sodium, 39g carbohydrate, 1g fiber, 21g protein
White Bean Turkey Chili Makes 8 servings
1 lb. Leftover Turkey 1-48 oz. jar of Great Northern Beans, drained and rinsed 1-24 oz. jar Meijer Naturals Corn and Black Bean Salsa 2 cups Meijer Organics Chicken Broth
Directions: -2 cups of chicken broth Combine all ingredients in a large saucepan or Crockpot and cook until heated through. Serve and enjoy!
Nutrition Information (per serving): Calories 258, Fat 8 g, Cholesterol 7 mg, Sodium 500 mg, Carbohydrate 36 g, Fiber 12 g, Protein 16 g
Powered by Frankly
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WNEM; Saginaw, MI. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.