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 Your recipes

Thai style turkey saladTurkey stroganoff with soured creamChilli turkey ciabattaTurkey BourguignonWarm mexican turkey saladTurkey curry shepherds pieQuick and Easy Turkey MeatballsLeftover Christmas dinner pizzaTurkey Parcels - Two WaysTurkey and Bacon Subs with Sweetcorn RelishTurkey and Leek Meatballs with Tomato TagliatelleLemon Turkey Pappadelle PastaRed Thai Turkey PizzaTurkey Asparagus Impossible QuicheBarbecue Turkey PizzaTurkey picnic rollsLemon and pesto gnocchi with turkeyLeftover Turkey Tom Yum SoupTurkey Pan BagnatAsian turkey picnic wrapsTomato turkey bakeTurkey, Brie and Cranberry Parcels with Winter SlawTurkey and sweet potato curryJerk turkey pizzaTurkey and pesto french bread pizzaMoroccan Style Turkey with Ras-El-HanoutTurkey PithivierTurkey BurgersTurkey Conchiglie BologneseLeftover turkey hoisin sauce wrapsTurkey Ham and Mushroom Pasta BakeTurkey EnchiladasChargrilled turkey and nectarine saladTurkey Pasta BakeMediterranean Stuffed Turkey ParcelsTurkey keftedes, mint sauce and tabboulehCoronation turkey picnic rollsTurkey, tomato and pesto open puff pastry tartRoast Turkey MufalettaQuick turkey kievTurkey skewers with flatbread & cornThai turkey burgersCitrus Turkey SaladTurkey FrittataGreen Thai curry for the slow cookerTurkey, Stuffing and Cranberry PiesTurkey Thair curryTurkey kebabs - Two waysMini Muffin Turkey and Red Onion Barbecue PizzaTurkey Piri Piri SaladTurkey alla cacciatoreTurkey and cous cous stuffed marrowsTurkey and sage lumiconiIndian Spiced MeatballsTurkey spring rolls with cranberry dipping sauceSmokey turkey pizzaTurkey, banana and apricot burgersTurkey Ham and Thyme PieTurkey pinwheel pops and Nutella jar saladTurkey MeatballsCaramelised turkey with chinese coleslawTurkey salad with honey mustard dressingCrispy Sesame Turkey Salad with Orange Honey DressingTurkey CalzoneTurkey and chestnut pilafTurkey Koftas with Cous Cous and TzatzikiTurkey ChilliOjo's easy turkey chilliMan-Size Turkey Caesar SaladTurkey KebabsBaked turkey and stuffing picnic balls with tomato dipping sauceLime Turkey QuesadillasBaked turkey spring rollsTurkey and cheesey courgette meatballsSticky Sweet Chilli Turkey KebabsSpring Turkey Pot PiesTurkey Stir Fry with Sticky Orange SauceTurkey pie with crushed roast potato toppingTurkey & mediterranean veg pasta

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!