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Turkey Leftover Recipe You’ll Love: Thanksgiving in a Blanket

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The best part of Thanksgiving? The turkey leftovers. I make no secret to how much I love Thanksgiving just because we get to eat the best food of the years for days on end. Here is a turkey leftover recipe you’ll love using cresent rolls: Thanksgiving in a blanket!

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Turkey Leftover Recipe You’ll Love: Thanksgiving in a Blanket

The under looked secret parenting hack: crescent rolls. 

We use them for pigs in a blanket (like any good American family!)- and my daughter’s favorite snacks are these simple Cinnamon Apple Bites

This year, we decided to take things a step further with our leftover turkey recipe ideas. 

Thanksgiving in a blanket!

These are so stupidly simple- easy recipes are my jam!

Thanksgiving In a Blanket Crescent Roll Recipe Ingredients

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  • leftover turkey
  • 3 cans of crescent rolls
  • mashed potatoes
  • stuffing
  • cranberry sauce
  • gravy
  • melted butter

Steps To Creating Your Leftover Turkey Masterpiece

1. Roll out the crescent rolls. 

2. Spread a thin layer of each leftover item on the roll. 

3. Make sure you do a thin layer because you still need to roll them up!

4. We did mashed potatoes, stuffing, turkey, and topped it with cranberry sauce.

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5. Pre-heat the over to 375

6. Roll the crescent up- hopefully keeping most of the ingredients inside!

7. Brush the tops of the rolls with butter. 

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8. Place the cookie sheet in the oven and bake for 9-14 minutes. 

9. Serve warm with a side of gravy to dip your rolls in! 

We made great use of our leftover turkey this week with this easy crescent roll recipe, but if you are looking for other turkey recipes or ham leftover recipes, check these posts out!

Happy Thanksgiving- enjoy all those turkey leftovers!

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