Picture of colorful bell peppers. FreeQuickRecipes .com
Easy Meal Ideas for Mothers ... & Others

Book Picture
Rachael Ray's 30-Minute Healthy Recipes

What To Do With Leftover Turkey Soup


*1 leftover turkey carcass
*3 medium onions, chopped
*2 large carrots, diced
*2 celery ribs, diced
*1 C butter, cubed
*1 C all-purpose flour
*2 C half-and-half cream
*1 C uncooked long grain rice
*2 tsp salt
*1 tsp chicken bouillon granules
*3/4 tsp pepper


1. Cook turkey carcass in large pot covered with water on high heat.
2. Once boiling rapidly, lower heat.
3. Cover and simmer 1 hour.
4. Remove carcass from water and cool.
5. Strain broth and reserve.
6. Remove turkey meat from strainer and any left on carcass.
7. Shred meat.
8. In a clean soup pot place butter and melt over medium heat.
9. Once melted add onion, celery and carrots.
10. SautÚ until onions are cooked.
11. Celery and carrots should be fork tender.
12. On low heat blend in flour.
13. Place 1/3 of turkey broth into kettle.
14. Bring to a boil and cook until mixture starts to thicken.
15. Add rice, salt, pepper, bouillon and rest of the broth.
16. Add shredded meat.
17. Bring back to a rapid boil.
18. Place heat on low, cover and simmer for 1 hour.
19. Add 1/2 and 1/2 before serving, allowing soup to heat just until soup warms back up, being careful not to let get too hot or boil.
20. Remove from heat and serve with crusty bread.


If you sit and stare at that turkey carcass after Thanksgiving and wonder what to do with it, here's your answer. This soup is especially rich, thick, and tasty, just enough different from a plain old turkey vegetable soup to make it special.

My other popular recipes:

What do you think about this recipe? Date
Comments :
Please note, your comments may be
reviewed before going live.
Share a Recipe

Got a recipe that you love? Why not let others love it too?

Search This Site
Recipe Categories
Appetizer - 166
Bread - 99
Breakfast - 138
Candy - 16
Cookies - 45
Crock Pot - 451
Dessert - 322
Drink - 60
Main Course - 708
Muffins - 22
Pressure Cooker - 3
Salad - 325
Sandwich - 113
Sauce - 68
Side Dish - 335
Smoothie - 75
Snack - 194
Soup - 176
Video - 48
More Resources

Other Sites you May Enjoy:

Start your own Food Business

Food Direct Sales Home Business Opportunities

Kitchen Organization

What Can I Make with This Food?

Kitchen Cleaning Tips

Beauty Recipes

Diet Plans

Copyright © FreeQuickRecipes.com. All rights reserved.

Contact Us | Easy Free Recipes