Sweet and sour turkey noodles
This recipe was sent to us by Sian, one of our online blogger mums. Her challenge was to cook a meal using turkey leftovers. Here's what she thought:
Fishfingers for tea
What we thought:
This is quick and easy to prepare and you should be eating in about 20 minutes. It’s light and low in fat, something of a relief after the feasting that you’ll have no doubt indulged in. 
Essential Ingredient:
Leftover turkey
200g egg noodles (dried), or straight to wok egg noodles

1 yellow pepper, thinly sliced

Handful baby sweetcorn, cut in half

1 head broccoli, separated into small florets with the larger ones cut in half

5 mushrooms, thickly sliced

Around 200g leftover turkey, shredded or cut into chunks / strips

7 tbsps tomato ketchup

3 tbsps caster sugar

3 tbsps soy sauce

A little oil for frying

To serve:
Serve with rice for a main meal.
This turkey recipe is a quick and easy way to use up leftover turkey.
  1. Cook the noodles as per the instructions on the packet. Once they have cooked then drain, rinse with cold water and set aside
  2. Heat a little oil in a wok or large frying pan, add the pepper, sweetcorn and broccoli and fry for 3-5 minutes. Add the mushrooms and cook for a further 2 minutes, stirring frequently
  3. To make the sauce, combine the ketchup, caster sugar and soy sauce with 50ml cold water
  4. Add the turkey, noodles and sauce to the pan with the vegetables and continues to cook for a few minutes until everything has heated through. Serve.
View other All recipes

Turkey CasseroleTurkey Ham Citrus SaladFruity Turkey KebabsGreen Thai curry for the slow cookerTurkey MeatloafOjo's easy turkey chilliChargrilled turkey and nectarine saladJubilee TurkeyThai Style BitesSlow Cooker Turkey LasagneTurkey Parcels - Two WaysTurkey and Cauliflower BakeTurkey MoussakaTurkey and cheesey courgette meatballsTurkey Pasta BakeLemon Turkey Pappadelle PastaWarm mexican turkey saladLeftover Turkey CurryLemon and pesto gnocchi with turkeyTurkey keftedes, mint sauce and tabboulehCouscous with Turkey and Peppadew PeppersTurkey salad with honey mustard dressingButternut Squash and Turkey GoulashTurkey Ham and Thyme PieTurkey SoupCaramelised turkey with chinese coleslawTurkey Pan BagnatTurkey RoastTurkey Bolognese with Fresh Basil & Mozzarella PearlsKids' Turkey CurryTurkey and Broccoli QuicheTurkey kebabs - Two waysRosti Topped Turkey PieTurkey CalzoneChristmas PieTurkey Breast Stew with Flageolet BeansItalian Mini Turkey BurgersTurkey PithivierTurkey Tortilla WrapsRigatoni and Turkey MeatballsTomato turkey bakeTurkey Korma WhirlsTurkey curry shepherds pieTurkey WellingtonTurkey Red Pepper BurgersTurkey spring rolls with cranberry dipping sauceTurkey, Stuffing and Cranberry PiesBaked turkey spring rollsTurkey and Peppadew FrittataCrispy Sesame Turkey Salad with Orange Honey DressingTurkey LasagneTurkey Kebabs with TabboulehLime Turkey QuesadillasThai turkey burgersTurkey and pesto french bread pizzaLean BBQ BurgersTurkey pie with crushed roast potato toppingTurkey Piri Piri SaladTurkey and Peppadew Macaroni CheeseMoroccan Style Turkey with Ras-El-HanoutQuick and Easy Turkey MeatballsPissaladiere with Turkey and Peppadew peppersTriple Turkey Balls LasagneRed Thai Turkey PizzaMoroccan Turkey Steak with Fresh CorianderTurkey Thair curryThree Cup TurkeyMediterranean Stuffed Turkey ParcelsItalian Rice with TurkeyMum's Turkey MeatballsChinese Style Turkey Mince Stir FrySweet and Sour TurkeyTurkey ChilliDiced Turkey with Chorizo and ChickpeasTurkey and sage lumiconiLeftover Christmas dinner pizzaTurkey Soup with Vegetables and HerbsTurkey Thigh Joint with CiderTurkey JubileeTurkey Asparagus Impossible QuicheSichuan Turkey Mapo TofuSlow Cooked BBQ Pulled TurkeyTurkey Koftas with Cous Cous and TzatzikiTurkey and Bacon Subs with Sweetcorn RelishTurkey MeatballsTurkey, banana and apricot burgersAsian turkey picnic wrapsTurkey picnic rollsIndian Spiced MeatballsSticky Sweet Chilli Turkey KebabsTurkey stroganoff with soured creamTurkey FrittataTurkey Chilli Con CarneSpring Turkey Pot PiesTurkey and Ham PieSmokey turkey pizzaTurkey Bubble and Squeak PattiesTurkey and Bacon LasagneTurkey pinwheel pops and Nutella jar saladTurkey JambalayaLeftover turkey hoisin sauce wrapsTurkey Ham and Mushroom Pasta BakeTurkey and chestnut pilafLeftover Turkey and Vegetable CasseroleTurkey EnchiladasTurkey and Apricot BurgersCitrus Turkey SaladTurkey, tomato and pesto open puff pastry tartSpiced Turkey Burgers with Avocado RelishTurkey and Stilton with Apricot and Cranberry Filo ParcelsRice Crispie TurkeyTurkey Conchiglie BologneseTurkey alla cacciatoreTurkey and cous cous stuffed marrowsTurkey a la KingTurkey, Brie and Cranberry Parcels with Winter SlawTurkey GoulashTurkey and Coconut KormaCoronation turkey picnic rollsThai style turkey saladTurkey skewers with flatbread & cornTurkey Cottage PieChilli turkey ciabattaTurkey BurgersSlow Cooked Turkey PieTurkey Stir Fry with Sticky Orange SauceMan-Size Turkey Caesar SaladTurkey BourguignonTurkey PieTurkey Spaghetti BologneseTurkey and Leek Meatballs with Tomato TagliatelleCheesy Turkey FingersTurkey WellingtonBarbecue Turkey PizzaRoast Turkey MufalettaThai Turkey Lettuce WrapsTurkey RisottoChinese Turkey with Chillies and BasilTurkey stir fryTurkey and Tomato BakeJerk turkey pizzaTurkey CurryBaked turkey and stuffing picnic balls with tomato dipping sauceHealthy Turkey Caesar SaladTurkey and Coriander Stir FryQuick turkey kievTurkey & mediterranean veg pastaTurkey KebabsTurkey and sweet potato curryMexican Shredded Turkey MoleZingy KievTurkey with Mushrooms and CranberryTurkey Fajitas20 Minute Turkey Stir FryJerky TurkeySichuan Pepper Turkey Noodles with Wild GarlicOne Pot Herby Turkey and RiceCheesy Turkey RouladeMini Muffin Turkey and Red Onion Barbecue PizzaMini Turkey Kievs

Add new comment

Choose your star rating:


CLOSE Choose your star rating

CLOSE Send this page to a friend
Your Friend's Name
Your Friend's Email
Your Name
Your email address
Article link
Your message
CLOSE Send me ingredients list
Your Name
Your email address

Welcome to LeanOnTurkey.co.uk

Welcome to the home of great turkey recipes. Lean on turkey gives you some
fantastic recipe ideas whether you want a quick fix weekday favourite or inspiring
meals to tempt your taste buds, it’s all here!