Whether you eat them hot or cold, the iconic leftover sandwich is truly the culmination of all your hard work in the kitchen. Creatively layer the leftovers in these clever combinations that will make you wish you had made more! Find the recipes below. (Psst! And don’t miss some of our favorite sandwich tools and accessories below!)
If you’re still stuffed from your Thanksgiving spread and looking for a lighter meal, this detox sandwich is the perfect use for your Thanksgiving leftovers. Packed with veggies, protein and all the best Thanksgiving fixin’s, this sandwich will keep things fresh and you feeling good.
This FoodieCrush grilled cheese sandwich transforms your leftovers into a cheesy, crunchy sandwich. The brie makes this sandwich feel like a special-occasion upgrade of your go-to grilled cheese. It’s so addictive, it might just become your new post-Thanksgiving tradition.
This NYT Cooking recipe is quite literally a Thanksgiving feast in a sandwich, down to the mashed potatoes and green beans. The preparation of this sandwich is what makes each component stand out. The mix of tender white meat, shredded dark meat, crispy stuffing, and your favorite sides takes this sandwich to the next level.
Get back on track after your Thanksgiving food coma, and roll up your turkey leftovers in this healthy wrap from Cookin Canuck. We love the addition of crunchy raw apple in here—it keeps things fresh and light.
Transform your leftovers into this bright and crunchy turkey salad sandwich from Two Healthy Kitchens. Forget about cooking over the weekend and make this for the whole family to enjoy! Be sure to save this recipe because it tastes good year round when made with leftover chicken, too.
Find our essential tools for pulling off an epic sandwich below!