Creative Christmas Leftover Ideas
Hold onto some of those great Christmas memories by enjoying holiday leftovers in new, creative ways. By utilising leftovers – like roast lamb, ham, or baked Christmas treats – you’ll be creating tasty new dishes, plus helping your wallet!
Always ensure that any leftovers have been kept at a food-safe temperature level, and that they are still suitable to eat and have not passed their use by date.
Christmas Ham > Pita Pizzas
Turn leftover Christmas ham into toppings for quick, easy pizzas.
Christmas Pudding > A layer in a trifle dessert
Use crumbled fruit cake or plum pudding as a layer in trifle.
Dinner rolls > Salad croutons
Leftover bread rolls or French sticks are perfect to toast up for crunchy salad croutons.
Roast Chicken or Beef > Mexican Fajitas
Mexican food, like Chicken Enchiladas, are a breeze with leftover roast meats – you could use beef or chicken for this dish.