Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla

Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla

Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla
Easy, Cheesy, And scrumptious.



This Thanksgiving, serve your turkey leftovers quesadilla-style and everybody will sit up and notice!


We all need some ideas to use up the extra food from the big feast, and this Turkey leftovers Quesadilla is the solution.


Skip the sandwich and use this Thanksgiving leftover recipe instead. It’s a change from sandwiches.

Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla
Packed full of the best Thanksgiving has to offer.



I make so much food for the big feast, and we end up with soooo many leftovers. They crowd the fridge and call out to you for days, begging to be eaten.


CJ adores having leftovers, but ways to use them up in a creative manner is always helpful.


It’s the perfect way to use up all that turkey and also have something really fun to eat that doesn’t make you feel like you’re eating leftovers.


Take all the flavors of Thanksgiving (turkey, cheese, cranberry sauce, and sage) and melt them in the middle of low carb tortillas.


Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla
Extra cranberry sauce adds zing!




  • It’s budget-friendly: No need to spend a lot on ingredients. Maybe you already have leftover cheese from Thanksgiving appetizers, and low carb tortillas are pretty inexpensive. There you go! The rest comes from holiday leftovers.


  •  It’s unexpected: Fight food fatigue with something different. Even the most delicious turkey sandwich gets old after the fourth or fifth one. It’s quick and easy!


  • No casserole to bake this time. These quesadilla are easy to make on the stove top or even microwave, and are ready in just a few minutes. After preparing your holiday meal, don’t you deserve a break?!




Turkey Leftovers Quesadilla
Thanksgiving in one bite!







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Turkey Leftovers Quesadillas

Serve up your Thanksgiving leftovers quesadilla-style, skip the sandwich and make this easy dish instead.
Course easy low carb side dishes, holiday classics, keto appetizer, keto chicken recipes, keto holiday casseroles, keto thanksgiving recipe, turkey dishes
Cuisine American
Keyword 4 ingredients, Atkins Diet recipes, cranberries, diabetic safe recipes, easy keto meals, easy low carb meals, easy low carb thanksgiving, keto thanksgiving recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 551kcal


  • 4 low carb tortillas
  • 8 oz turkey cooked; chopped
  • 2 TB sugar-free cranberry sauce
  • 1 tsp chopped fresh sage
  • 1 tsp chopped fresh thyme
  • 2 TB mayonnaise
  • 1 tsp poultry seasoning
  • 4 oz shredded cheese any kind; or more(optional)
  • 2 TB butter


  • Heat a flat skillet over medium heat. Add butter.
  • Combine mayonnaise, fresh herbs and poultry seasoning
  • Building on half of a tortilla, spread herbed mayo, 2oz, turkey, 1/2 TB cranberry sauce and 1 oz shredded cheese.
  • Place two folded quesadillas into the skillet, cook for a few minutes on each side until browned and golden.
  • Cut each in half and serve with each with extra cranberry sauce if desired.



Total carbs: 3g
Fiber: 1g
Net carbs: 2g
serving size: 1 quesadilla
serves 4


Serving: 1quesadilla | Calories: 551kcal | Carbohydrates: 3g | Protein: 31g | Fat: 46g | Saturated Fat: 21g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 9g | Monounsaturated Fat: 11g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 151mg | Sodium: 654mg | Potassium: 241mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 0.4g | Vitamin A: 998IU | Vitamin C: 0.1mg | Calcium: 434mg | Iron: 1mg


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