What can I do with leftover turkey dinner?

Every time I make a turkey dinner for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter…and oh yes, Christmas in July, I look for new inventive ways to repurpose the leftovers into another delicious meal.  Thank YOU SuperStore for giving me a taste of Hellman’s Turkey Casserole the other day when I stopped in to buy the HUGEST crab in the tank…that’s another story! I had a roast chicken I wanted to use up so I made this recipe with chicken and will absolutely make it again with turkey. Confession: I ate some of this for breakfast today! 🙂

Hellman's Turkey Casserole

Leftover Turkey Dinner Casserole

The perfect casserole using all ingredients from your leftover turkey dinner. You can also use a roast chicken.


  • 4 cups of leftover prepared stuffing divided
  • 4 cups coarsely chopped leftover cooked turkey about 1 lb.
  • 3/4 cup Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise divided
  • 1/4 cup whole berry cranberry sauce
  • 2 cups leftover mashed potatoes
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese


  • Preheat oven to 375°C. Spray an 8-inch baking dish with no-stick cooking spray. Spoon in 2 cups of stuffing, then top with turkey.
  • Combine 1/4 cup Hellmann’s® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise with cranberry sauce; evenly spread over turkey.
  • Combine the remaining 1/2 cup Mayonnaise, potatoes and cheese in a large bowl. Evenly spread on turkey, then top with remaining 2 cups stuffing.
  • Bake for 40 minutes or until heated through. Let stand 10 minutes before serving. Garnish, if desired, with dried cranberries.

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