Lemon and pesto gnocchi with turkey
This recipe was sent to us by Katie, one of our online blogger mums. Her challenge was to cook a meal using turkey leftovers. Here's what she thought:
Feeding Boys.co.uk
www.feedingboys.co.uk/
What we thought:
Sam came in from his Karate class and wolfed his bowlful down in an instant! I can’t recommend this dish highly enough for ravenous children who are in need of an easy meal they can devour by the forkful. 
Essential Ingredient:
Leftover turkey
Ingredients
2 x 500g packets fresh gnocchi

2 handfuls frozen peas

1 lemon, zest

4 tbsp pesto

knob of butter

2 handfuls of leftover roasted turkey meat, shredded

freshly grated parmesan



To serve:
Serve with freshly grated Parmesan
This turkey recipe is a very quick, cheap and easy weeknight supper.
Method
  1. Bring a large pan of salted water to the boil, then add the gnocchi and frozen peas and stir. Allow to simmer until the gnocchi rises to the surface
  2. Drain then return to the pan and add the lemon zest, pesto, butter and shredded turkey meat. Toss to thoroughly combine and then serve into bowls with plenty of freshly grated parmesan.
Share
View other All recipes

Turkey Ham and Mushroom Pasta BakeMan-Size Turkey Caesar SaladTurkey keftedes, mint sauce and tabboulehSweet and Sour TurkeyCoronation turkey picnic rollsZingy KievTurkey Tortilla WrapsTurkey and Ham PieDiced Turkey with Chorizo and ChickpeasTomato turkey bakeKids' Turkey CurryTriple Turkey Balls LasagneSpring Turkey Pot PiesTurkey and chestnut pilafThai Turkey Lettuce WrapsSpiced Turkey Burgers with Avocado RelishCouscous with Turkey and Peppadew PeppersTurkey Thigh Joint with CiderTurkey skewers with flatbread & cornLeftover Turkey and Vegetable CasseroleChilli turkey ciabattaSlow Cooked Turkey PieTurkey PithivierCheesy Turkey RouladeTurkey WellingtonTurkey and Peppadew Macaroni CheeseMini Turkey KievsTurkey curry shepherds pieMum's Turkey MeatballsChinese Turkey with Chillies and BasilTurkey JambalayaMoroccan Style Turkey with Ras-El-HanoutTurkey CalzoneTurkey Ham Citrus SaladRosti Topped Turkey PieTurkey Thair curryTurkey and Tomato BakeTurkey Pan BagnatTurkey and pesto french bread pizzaTurkey JubileeTurkey picnic rollsTurkey and Stilton with Apricot and Cranberry Filo ParcelsTurkey and Cauliflower BakeTurkey Bubble and Squeak PattiesTurkey Cottage PieTurkey GoulashTurkey with Mushrooms and CranberryHealthy Turkey Caesar SaladPissaladiere with Turkey and Peppadew peppersTurkey WellingtonOjo's easy turkey chilliTurkey CasseroleTurkey FrittataTurkey and Apricot Burgers20 Minute Turkey Stir FryTurkey Red Pepper BurgersTurkey stir fryTurkey Korma WhirlsJubilee TurkeyTurkey Chilli Con CarneTurkey, banana and apricot burgersChargrilled turkey and nectarine saladSweet and sour turkey noodlesThai style turkey saladSticky Sweet Chilli Turkey KebabsTurkey MoussakaTurkey and sage lumiconiTurkey CurryTurkey LasagneTurkey kebabs - Two waysTurkey and Broccoli QuicheSmokey turkey pizzaBaked turkey and stuffing picnic balls with tomato dipping sauceSichuan Pepper Turkey Noodles with Wild GarlicRoast Turkey MufalettaTurkey and Peppadew FrittataTurkey BurgersTurkey and Leek Meatballs with Tomato TagliatelleThree Cup TurkeyTurkey BourguignonTurkey and sweet potato curryBaked turkey spring rollsBarbecue Turkey PizzaRice Crispie TurkeyTurkey ChilliTurkey KebabsTurkey Ham and Thyme PieTurkey Koftas with Cous Cous and TzatzikiTurkey RisottoTurkey FajitasGreen Thai curry for the slow cookerTurkey, tomato and pesto open puff pastry tartIndian Spiced MeatballsMediterranean Stuffed Turkey ParcelsQuick and Easy Turkey MeatballsLeftover Turkey CurryItalian Mini Turkey BurgersTurkey and cheesey courgette meatballsChristmas PieTurkey & mediterranean veg pastaTurkey, Brie and Cranberry Parcels with Winter SlawTurkey Kebabs with TabboulehTurkey pie with crushed roast potato toppingTurkey, Stuffing and Cranberry PiesSlow Cooker Turkey LasagneMexican Shredded Turkey MoleCitrus Turkey SaladButternut Squash and Turkey GoulashTurkey spring rolls with cranberry dipping sauceTurkey and Coriander Stir FryLeftover Christmas dinner pizzaTurkey RoastAsian turkey picnic wrapsOne Pot Herby Turkey and RiceTurkey Bolognese with Fresh Basil & Mozzarella PearlsThai turkey burgersTurkey Soup with Vegetables and HerbsTurkey and cous cous stuffed marrowsTurkey PieTurkey and Bacon LasagneTurkey stroganoff with soured creamThai Style BitesTurkey Parcels - Two WaysTurkey salad with honey mustard dressingChinese Style Turkey Mince Stir FryTurkey EnchiladasTurkey MeatloafTurkey alla cacciatoreMini Muffin Turkey and Red Onion Barbecue PizzaCheesy Turkey FingersTurkey Spaghetti BologneseTurkey Asparagus Impossible QuicheTurkey MeatballsItalian Rice with TurkeyMoroccan Turkey Steak with Fresh CorianderQuick turkey kievTurkey Conchiglie BologneseTurkey and Coconut KormaTurkey Piri Piri SaladFruity Turkey KebabsLemon Turkey Pappadelle PastaTurkey pinwheel pops and Nutella jar saladCaramelised turkey with chinese coleslawSichuan Turkey Mapo TofuTurkey Stir Fry with Sticky Orange SauceLime Turkey QuesadillasRigatoni and Turkey MeatballsTurkey a la KingLeftover turkey hoisin sauce wrapsWarm mexican turkey saladTurkey Breast Stew with Flageolet BeansRed Thai Turkey PizzaTurkey SoupSlow Cooked BBQ Pulled TurkeyTurkey Pasta BakeTurkey and Bacon Subs with Sweetcorn RelishCrispy Sesame Turkey Salad with Orange Honey DressingJerk turkey pizzaJerky TurkeyLean BBQ Burgers

Add new comment


Choose your star rating:
     

SUBMIT MY COMMENT

Search
CLOSE Choose your star rating
     

SUBMIT RATING
CLOSE Send this page to a friend
Your Friend's Name
Your Friend's Email
Your Name
Your email address
Article link
Your message
Submit
CLOSE Send me ingredients list
Your Name
Your email address
Ingredients
Submit

Welcome to LeanOnTurkey.co.uk

Welcome to the home of great turkey recipes. Lean on turkey gives you some
fantastic recipe ideas whether you want a quick fix weekday favourite or inspiring
meals to tempt your taste buds, it’s all here!