Turkey, Stuffing and Cranberry Pies
This recipe was sent to us by Sian Reynolds, one of our online blogger mums. Her challenge was to cook a family meal using turkey leftovers. Here's what she thought:
fishfingersfortea.blogspot.co.uk
www.fishfingersfortea.blogspot.co.uk/
What we thought:
I usually find that Boxing Day sees people not really wanting to face another full meal so having things around that can be snacked on as and when people are hungry is a good plan. These take little time to pull together and are good both warm and cold. 
Essential Ingredient:
Leftover turkey
Ingredients
2 packs of shortcrust pastry

200g cooked leftover turkey, cubed

200g stuffing, cubed

3 tbsps crème fraiche

A good grind of black pepper

12 tsps cranberry sauce

1 egg, beaten, to glaze



To serve:
Festive pickles.
Perfect for snacking on over the xmas period.
Method
  1. Preheat the oven to 200c and lightly grease a 12 hole muffin tin
  2. In a bowl mix together the turkey, stuffing crème fraiche and pepper
  3. Roll out one pack of pastry to just less than the thickness of a £1 coin and stamp out 12 large discs of pastry. I ended up using a large glass as I didn’t have a cutter big enough. Place each disc in a hole in the muffin tin, moulding it to fit
  4. Fill each pastry case with the turkey and stuffing mixture. Be generous! There’s nothing worse than a meanly filled pie
  5. Top the turkey mixture with a teaspoon of cranberry sauce
  6. Roll out the second pack of pastry to the same thickness and, using a cutter that is the same size as the holes, stamp out 12 lids. Wet the edge of each lid with a little water (I just use a small bowl and my finger) to help seal the edges. Place each lid on top of each pie, pressing gently to seal. Glaze with the beaten egg and cut a small slit in the top of each pie
  7. Bake in the oven for around 25 minutes, until the pastry is golden brown
  8. Once cooked, let the pies cool in the tin for a few minutes and then either serve or transfer to a wire rack to cool completely.
Share
View other All recipes

Italian Mini Turkey BurgersTurkey salad with honey mustard dressingTurkey WellingtonTurkey and cheesey courgette meatballsTurkey and sage lumiconiTurkey Pasta BakeTurkey spring rolls with cranberry dipping sauceTurkey Thair curryTurkey RisottoLeftover Christmas dinner pizzaTurkey and Apricot BurgersTurkey keftedes, mint sauce and tabboulehChargrilled turkey and nectarine saladTurkey and Peppadew FrittataTurkey and sweet potato curryTurkey, tomato and pesto open puff pastry tartItalian Rice with TurkeyTurkey WellingtonTurkey and Stilton with Apricot and Cranberry Filo ParcelsTurkey FrittataTurkey MoussakaThai style turkey saladButternut Squash and Turkey GoulashChinese Style Turkey Mince Stir FryRigatoni and Turkey MeatballsSpiced Turkey Burgers with Avocado RelishTurkey Korma WhirlsTurkey Ham Citrus SaladTurkey alla cacciatoreThai turkey burgersTurkey JambalayaTurkey Conchiglie BologneseGreen Thai curry for the slow cookerTurkey Ham and Mushroom Pasta BakeCheesy Turkey RouladeLeftover Turkey and Vegetable CasseroleTurkey, banana and apricot burgersRosti Topped Turkey PieCitrus Turkey SaladTurkey MeatballsTurkey SoupTurkey Soup with Vegetables and HerbsTurkey pinwheel pops and Nutella jar saladHealthy Turkey Caesar SaladMexican Shredded Turkey MoleMini Turkey KievsTurkey curry shepherds pieTurkey BurgersMoroccan Style Turkey with Ras-El-HanoutWarm mexican turkey saladTurkey RoastMum's Turkey MeatballsTurkey KebabsMoroccan Turkey Steak with Fresh CorianderSweet and sour turkey noodlesTurkey PieTurkey and Coriander Stir FryThai Turkey Lettuce WrapsTurkey, Brie and Cranberry Parcels with Winter SlawTurkey Stir Fry with Sticky Orange SauceTurkey and chestnut pilaf20 Minute Turkey Stir FryTurkey skewers with flatbread & cornCoronation turkey picnic rollsTurkey and Bacon Subs with Sweetcorn RelishTurkey Cottage PieCrispy Sesame Turkey Salad with Orange Honey DressingTurkey and pesto french bread pizzaMini Muffin Turkey and Red Onion Barbecue PizzaRoast Turkey MufalettaTurkey kebabs - Two waysTurkey CalzoneTurkey and Ham PieFruity Turkey KebabsTurkey FajitasMediterranean Stuffed Turkey ParcelsLean BBQ BurgersTurkey CurryTurkey Bolognese with Fresh Basil & Mozzarella PearlsBaked turkey and stuffing picnic balls with tomato dipping sauceLime Turkey QuesadillasTurkey PithivierTurkey and Bacon LasagneQuick turkey kievLeftover turkey hoisin sauce wrapsTurkey stroganoff with soured creamTurkey picnic rollsTurkey CasseroleBaked turkey spring rollsTurkey MeatloafTurkey LasagneOjo's easy turkey chilliTurkey Pan BagnatTurkey Kebabs with TabboulehSlow Cooked BBQ Pulled TurkeyCheesy Turkey FingersTurkey Parcels - Two WaysTurkey Piri Piri SaladQuick and Easy Turkey MeatballsTurkey and Broccoli QuicheMan-Size Turkey Caesar SaladIndian Spiced MeatballsChinese Turkey with Chillies and BasilAsian turkey picnic wrapsZingy KievTurkey pie with crushed roast potato toppingThree Cup TurkeySweet and Sour TurkeySlow Cooker Turkey LasagneTurkey EnchiladasSmokey turkey pizzaTurkey & mediterranean veg pastaRice Crispie TurkeyRed Thai Turkey PizzaSticky Sweet Chilli Turkey KebabsSlow Cooked Turkey PieJubilee TurkeyTurkey JubileeTurkey Thigh Joint with CiderTurkey stir frySichuan Turkey Mapo TofuSichuan Pepper Turkey Noodles with Wild GarlicTurkey Tortilla WrapsTurkey Asparagus Impossible QuicheTurkey BourguignonPissaladiere with Turkey and Peppadew peppersTurkey and cous cous stuffed marrowsJerk turkey pizzaChilli turkey ciabattaTurkey Red Pepper BurgersSpring Turkey Pot PiesTomato turkey bakeJerky TurkeyTurkey GoulashDiced Turkey with Chorizo and ChickpeasTurkey Bubble and Squeak PattiesTurkey Spaghetti BologneseChristmas PieLemon Turkey Pappadelle PastaTurkey and Coconut KormaCaramelised turkey with chinese coleslawTriple Turkey Balls LasagneTurkey and Cauliflower BakeTurkey Breast Stew with Flageolet BeansKids' Turkey CurryTurkey and Leek Meatballs with Tomato TagliatelleBarbecue Turkey PizzaThai Style BitesCouscous with Turkey and Peppadew PeppersLeftover Turkey CurryTurkey Ham and Thyme PieLemon and pesto gnocchi with turkeyTurkey ChilliTurkey a la KingTurkey Chilli Con CarneTurkey with Mushrooms and CranberryOne Pot Herby Turkey and RiceTurkey and Tomato BakeTurkey and Peppadew Macaroni CheeseTurkey Koftas with Cous Cous and Tzatziki

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!