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Healthy Holiday Leftovers: Curried Waldorf Salad with Turkey

November 28, 2011

What a holiday weekend! We hope you sincerely enjoyed the time with family and friends. It’s hard to believe, but we are already entering our third and final week of healthy holiday videos. This week’s focus is on all of those leftovers you have sitting in your fridge. Today, Laura Sampson from Hey What’s For Dinner Mom? is showing us how to spice things up. Bon appétit!

This recipe calls for: Flatout Flatbread Wraps in Multi-Grain with Flax

So you have a little leftover turkey lurking in your fridge waiting to be gobbled up, right? And as I type this, you may be SERIOUSLY tired of leftovers. Why not try something new this year? I’ve created a perfect way to enjoy Thanksgiving leftovers in a wrap. Curried Waldorf Salad with Turkey is a unique and delicious way to enjoy your leftovers this year – and not make folks cry at the thought of more turkey. Relax, enjoy your leftovers and have a happy, healthy holiday.

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Curried Waldorf Salad with Turkey (Serves 6)

Ingredients:

Salad:

  • 1-1 1/2 cups cooked turkey, cubed
  • 1 apple, washed and chopped
  • 1 firm ripe pear, washed and chopped
  • 3 stalks organic celery
  • 1/4 cup chopped sweet onion – optional
  • Dressing – recipe below
  • 6 Flatout Flatbread Wraps in Multi-Grain with Flax
  • Leftover cranberry sauce – optional

Dressing:

  • 2 tbsp plain nonfat yogurt
  • 2 tbsp mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp curry powder, more to taste
  • Pinch of salt, more to taste

Directions:

Combine turkey, apple, pear, celery and onion (if using) in a large bowl. Set aside while you make the dressing in a separate bowl. Combine all the dressing ingredients, adding additional curry powder and salt as needed. Pour the dressing over the turkey salad and stir to combine. Refrigerate for an hour or so, if desired.

Divide salad evenly between six Flatout Flatbread Wraps in Multi-Grain with Flax. Add a bit of cranberry sauce before rolling, if desired. Then roll, slice and serve! Salad can be stored in the fridge for up to two days for self-serve leftover convenience.

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We’d love to hear your fresh perspective!

  • How do you spice up your turkey leftovers?
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2 Comments leave one →
  1. November 28, 2011 12:26 pm

    Woohoooo these are so good I’m making them for dinner tonight 🙂

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