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An easy and delicious salad with leftover turkey!
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Leftover Turkey Salad

Want an easy and delicious way to use some of your leftover Thanksgiving turkey? If so, you should try this Leftover Turkey Salad. It takes minutes to make, and is awesome on crackers. Is your's a more sophisticated taste? Then fill pita bread with lettuce, tomato, and Leftover Turkey Salad for an excellent brunch or lunch! Better yet, pair it with potato salad and cucumber dill salad for a light and refreshing dinner!
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Brunch, Salad
Cuisine: American
Servings: 8 servings
Calories: 47kcal
Author: Chula King


  • 2 cups (8 ounces) leftover turkey, cut into cubes
  • ½ cup celery chopped
  • 3 Tablespoons sweet relish
  • 3 Tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon granulated sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon Cider vinegar


  • Add turkey, celery, and sweet relish to food processor fitted with steel blade. Pulse process 8 or 10 times to produce a finer chop.
  • Transfer mixture to a mixing bowl. Add mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, sugar, and vinegar. Stir to combine.
  • Cover and refrigerate.
  • Serve with crackers, stuffed in pita bread, etc.
  • Yield: 2 cups.


Calories: 47kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 2mg | Sodium: 105mg | Potassium: 16mg | Sugar: 2g | Vitamin A: 95IU | Vitamin C: 0.2mg | Calcium: 3mg | Iron: 0.1mg