Slideshow: 22 Recipes for Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Leftover Turkey Frittata
Leftover Turkey Frittata

What do you do with leftover green beans, brussels sprouts, and turkey? Cook 'em up with some eggs for a quick and easy breakfast frittata!

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[Photographs: Yasmin Fahr]

Turkey Paitan Ramen With Crispy Shredded Turkey and Slow-Cooked Egg
Turkey Paitan Ramen With Crispy Shredded Turkey and Slow-Cooked Egg

A rich and creamy turkey broth flavored with miso and sesame with crispy braised turkey meat, a soft boiled egg, and Brussels sprouts leaves.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt]

Make-Ahead Detox Turkey Soup
Make-Ahead Detox Turkey Soup

After hors d'oeuvres, appetizers, first, seconds, thirds, probably a midnight snack, and leftover pie for breakfast, chances are you may be craving some clean eating after Thanksgiving. This soup creates a lot of flavor in a short period of time, using ingredients most likely already purchased for the holiday.

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[Photograph: Suzanne Lehrer]

Make-Ahead Turkey and Egg Strata
Make-Ahead Turkey and Egg Strata

This recipe is both a chef and crowd pleaser; little work for you, and lots of delicious eggy brunch for your guests. Somewhere between a bread pudding and a frittata, the custardy casserole gets layers of bread, meat, vegetables and cheese, lasagna-style.

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[Photograph: Suzanne Lehrer]

Potato Cakes
Potato Cakes

Potato cakes are the quick solution to getting rid of your potatoes if you're short on gravy.

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[Photograph: Sydney Oland]

Kentucky Hot Brown
Kentucky Hot Brown

This open-face sandwich starts with a piece of toasted bread, a hunk of turkey, a heap of cheese, and creamy Mornay sauce. The whole thing goes under the broiler until it's bubbly and golden brown.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Taiwanese Turkey Rice
Taiwanese Turkey Rice

In Taiwan, the turkey is typically steamed when preparing this dish. Could leftover, roasted turkey meat work just as well? Here's a resounding yes.

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[Photograph: Taiwanese Turkey Rice (Leftovers Welcome)]

White Chili with Roast Turkey or Chicken
White Chili with Roast Turkey or Chicken

Leftover turkey meat is the perfect foundation for a rich white bean chili made with three types of peppers.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Roast Turkey Soup
Roast Turkey Soup

Utilize each and every part of the leftover turkey—including the bones—in this hearty one pot soup.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Roast Turkey and Black Bean Quesadillas
Roast Turkey and Black Bean Quesadillas

Rejuvenate your leftover turkey with black beans, jalapeños, and cheese in a quick and crisp quesadilla.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Turkey Grilled Cheese
Turkey Grilled Cheese

Thanksgiving leftovers are stuffed into a grilled cheese sandwich served with hot gravy.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Eggs Benedict
Eggs Benedict

A morning-friendly alternative to the leftovers sandwich. Enter the Thanksbenedict: leftover stuffing is fried into cakes and topped with sliced turkey, a poached egg, and a dollop of cranberry sauce.

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[Photograph: Sydney Oland]

Turkey 'n' Dumplings
Turkey 'n' Dumplings

Classic chicken 'n' dumplings-style stew made with leftover turkey (or chicken), with light, fluffy, biscuit-based dumplings.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Sichuan-Style Hot and Numbing Sliced Turkey
Sichuan-Style Hot and Numbing Sliced Turkey

If you've already eaten all the turkey leftovers, this dish can be made with sliced pork or chicken too. Throw the meat into a saucepan with chile oil (very simple to whip up from scratch), cilantro, Sichuan peppercorns, vinegar, and some roasted peanuts.

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[Photograph: J. Kenji López-Alt]

Salad with Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts
Salad with Sweet Potatoes and Brussels Sprouts

Give your stomach time to recover with this simple and light turkey salad.

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[Photograph: Nick Kindelsperger]

Day-After Thanksgiving Stuffing and Turkey Breakfast Casserole
Day-After Thanksgiving Stuffing and Turkey Breakfast Casserole

This savory casserole uses leftover stuffing, turkey, and your Thanksgiving sides for a quick and filling brunch.

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[Photograph: Sydney Oland]

Turkey Tamale Pie
Turkey Tamale Pie

Throw this quick pie together with boxed cornbread mix, canned tomatoes and turkey bits from last night's dinner.

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[Photograph: Sydney Oland]