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Leftovers from Christmas? Never fear, we're here to help you make the most of them. From turkey pie to ham and pea soup, we've got lots of delicious Christmas leftover recipes to choose from. Turn your Christmas leftovers into a Boxing Day buffet! There's no need for waste this Christmas...

  • Use leftover ham to make tasty pea and ham soup. A simple, cheap and easy to make meal - perfect for a light lunch

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 20 mins

  • Triple tested: This turkey curry has a lovely mild flavour, just add a pinch of chilli flakes if you like it…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 30 mins

  • This turkey risotto from Slimming World is perfect for using up Christmas leftovers. Filled with vegetables and…

    Serves: 4

  • A warming chestnut and bacon soup that's so easy to make and freeze ahead - perfect for a Christmas or winter supper.

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 55 mins

  • A really big sandwich that is packed full with leftover Christmas turkey, stuffing, sausage and salad leaves. A…

    Serves: 2

    Total time: 10 mins

  • Lots of leftovers? How about chicken or turkey and ham pie? A traditional turkey or chicken pie contains lots…

    Serves: 6

    Total time: 55 mins

  • Worried that you've made too much Christmas pudding? Don't worry! You can use any leftover pud to make this…

    Serves: 6

    Total time: 1 hr

  • This delicious melting cheesy starter is perfect for any dinner party but even better on a romantic night in…

    Serves: 2-3

  • Phil Vickery says: 'My kids love making these as they’re fun to shape with hands, and even more fun to eat!'

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 50 mins

  • Use up your leftover turkey with this simple pie from the Hairy Bikers. The Bikers say: 'This is a fantastic,…

    Serves: 4-6

    Total time: 1 hr

  • A fast and easy family meal to enjoy over the Christmas period, using leftover turkey and the trimmings. Great…

    Serves: 2

    Total time: 45 mins

  • This hearty soup recipe is brilliant for using up any roast dinner leftovers and it's only 200 calories per…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 25 mins

  • Spiced with cinnamon and cloves and with a unique tart cranberry flavour this Christmas jam is perfect for…

    Makes: 1.2kg

    Total time: 45 mins

  • This is a great way to use up any leftover turkey from Christmas dinner. This delicious pie recipe combines…

    Serves: 6-8

    Total time: 1 hr 40 mins

  • Sprouts get a little nuttier and sweeter when they're stir-fried. And the saltiness of the bacon adds a kick to…

    Serves: 2

  • This succulent turkey is a great way to use up any leftovers from Christmas Day. Delicious served with some…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 55 mins

  • Make the most of your Christmas turkey with this easy pie recipe. Perfect for the Boxing Day buffet, the whole…

    Serves: 6

    Total time: 55 mins

  • Stuffed chicken breasts are always a sure-fire winner, so why not put a Christmas twist on this classic and…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 35 mins

  • Use leftover ham to make tasty pea and ham soup. A simple, cheap and easy to make meal - perfect for a light lunch

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 20 mins

  • Triple tested: This turkey curry has a lovely mild flavour, just add a pinch of chilli flakes if you like it…

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 30 mins

  • This turkey risotto from Slimming World is perfect for using up Christmas leftovers. Filled with vegetables and…

    Serves: 4

  • A warming chestnut and bacon soup that's so easy to make and freeze ahead - perfect for a Christmas or winter supper.

    Serves: 4

    Total time: 55 mins

  • A really big sandwich that is packed full with leftover Christmas turkey, stuffing, sausage and salad leaves. A…

    Serves: 2

    Total time: 10 mins

  • Lots of leftovers? How about chicken or turkey and ham pie? A traditional turkey or chicken pie contains lots…

    Serves: 6

    Total time: 55 mins

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