5 Leftover Recipes to Rejoice Over This Winter

It’s Boxing Day—Santa has finished his deliveries and the presents are all unwrapped, so you might now be thinking of what to do with all the leftover turkey and trimmings. Rather than prepare a week’s worth of turkey sandwiches or turkey curry, use your Vitamix to transform your leftovers into delicious dishes and treats in a matter of minutes. Follow our top five leftover recipes to ensure nothing goes to waste:
  1. Boxing Day Soup

    Wondering what to do with your leftovers from Christmas Day? Use this recipe to create comforting soup for the winter nights that reminds you of the special occasion. Simply pop parsnips, potatoes, sprouts, stuffing, pigs in blankets and turkey into the Vitamix to boost the festive flavour.
  2. Broccoli Cheese Soup

    Not sure what to do with the remainders of your cheese board? Combine it with some broccoli or cauliflower to create a soup that will help cure those post-Christmas blues. Garnish with pieces of steamed broccoli for added texture.
  3. Bacon Cheddar Potato Soup

    Create a hearty soup to warm you and the family this winter, using leftover potatoes, onions, bacon and cheese from your festive feast. These ingredients are sure to keep up the Christmas cheer.
  4. Sparkling Champagne Smoothie

    It would be a crime to waste even a drop of Champagne, so carry on the party season with this sparkling champagne smoothie. Include yoghurt, fruit and the seasonal tipple of choice, to cocktail with a difference over the Christmas period.
  5. Vanilla Ice Cream

    A festive twist based on a traditional ice cream flavour, add some remaining Christmas pudding and brandy sauce to the mixture to create a scrumptious dessert. This treat is sure to be welcomed with season’s greetings.

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