Easy Asian Turkey Salad - Love Your Leftovers

If you find yourself with some extra turkey this Christmas, this super easy Asian turkey salad recipe is a refreshing way to spruce up your leftovers! 

Asian Salad

For the Dressing


  • 2tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed
  • 1 tbsp rice vinegar or apple cider vinegar
  • 4 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 tbsp nam pla (fish sauce)
  • 4 tbsp rapeseed (canola) oil


1. Combine the vinegar, lime juice, nam pla, oil and sugar in a mixing bowl. Season to taste.

Christmas turkey leftovers

For the Salad


  • 1 large carrot, thinly sliced
  • 100g beansprouts
  • 30g mint leaves
  • 2 banana shallots, thinly sliced
  • 1 medium chilly (large if you prefer it hotter), deseeded and sliced
  • Leftover roasted turkey, thinly sliced.


1. Mix the beansprouts, carrot, shallots, chilly and mint together in a large bowl. Set aside

2. Reheat your leftover turkey in a pan on low heat, before placing on top of the salad

3. Add your dressing, and enjoy!

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