Delicious Ideas for Christmas Leftovers
Southwest Pork Salsa Stew
Leftover pork combines with edamame and zucchini to make a hearty stew. Cumin and cilantro-flavored salsa add a dash of heat, while fresh mango adds a touch of sweet.
These cheesy calzones take just six ingredients to make, including leftover meat or veggies.
Italian-Style French Dips
Simply shred two cups of leftover beef or pork for hearty sandwiches you and your family will love.
Broccoli and Chicken Casserole
Leftover broccoli and roast chicken combine to create this delicious main-dish casserole. Pantry-ready ingredients such as cream of mushroom soup and dry noodles make it convenient to make.
Country Italian Beef Stew
Dazzle them a second time with this hearty stew -- an ideal way to use leftover Christmas beef roast. Red wine adds richness to the broth, while basil adds brightness.
Skillet Beef Stew
Chase the winter chill away with this down-home favorite -- beef and vegetables served over leftover mashed potatoes.
Greens, Eggs, and Ham Sandwich
For a sandwich that sings, layer leftover ham with nutty Gruyere cheese, peppery arugula, and soft-cooked egg on whole-grain bread.
Chicken Mac 'n' Cheese
Leftover chicken bakes with two cheeses, pasta, and Italian seasoning into a hearty casserole they'll love.
Mediterranean Beef Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette
Tangy lemon vinaigrette adds a delicious kick to this simple salad of mixed greens, broiled steak, juicy tomatoes, red onion, and creamy feta.
Ham and Cheese Lasagna
This fresh twist on lasagna features leftover ham, tomatoes, two cheeses, and mushrooms. Dry red wine adds richness to the sauce.
Sauteed Pork and Pear Salad
Toss leftover pork with fresh pears and chopped hazelnuts for a delicious day-after salad. A mix of spicy mustard, honey, pineapple juice, and olive oil makes an irresistible dressing.
Split Pea Soup
This hearty meal-in-a-cup is chock-full of delicious things that meld together beautifully -- leftover ham, split peas, carrots, celery, and onions.
Fireside Beef Stew
Chunks of beef, potatoes, squash, and green beans make this hearty soup a classic comfort food.
Cuban Fried Rice
This simple supper requires just seven ingredients. Fresh pineapple tempers the spice of chopped jalapeno peppers, while chunks of ham make it nice and filling.