Turkey and Dressing Patties With Gravy

"I had some leftover turkey, dressing and gravy and I didn't want the same old boring leftovers. This is what I came up with. This can be doubled very easily. You can even use chicken instead. For the dressing use your favorite. Posted August 29th 2005."
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  • 1 cup leftover cooked turkey, cubed
  • 1 12 cups turkey stuffing
  • 1 14 cups turkey gravy
  • 14 cup breadcrumbs
  • oil (for frying)


  • Mix together turkey, dressing, and enough gravy to hold mixture together. If needed add enough bread crumbs to be able to make patty shaped.
  • In a medium sized skillet, heat oil until hot but not smoking.
  • Shape turkey mixture into two patties.
  • Add to skillet, fry until golden brown, about 5 minutes on each side.
  • Remove to serving plate, add rest of warmed up gravy over patties.

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  1. Made this with some left over chicken and gravy. The first time it feel apart, so for the second attempt I added and egg to bind and it held up just fine. Thanks for the recipe! I will be sure to make again!
  2. how do I get a recipe for ingredients I have on hand. I listed what I have and then the recipe calls for a bunch of stuff I don't have. Drives me nuts
  3. Wonderful use of leftover Thanksgiving dinner! I did add the egg to hold it together and that was the only change I made. The flavors we just like the day before but much less work. Served over mashed potatoes. I can see us doing this again soon! Thanks Shapeweaver for yet another keeper!
  4. These were sensational, I roasted a whole turkey breast, with bread stuffing on the side, had leftovers ,,,,made them exactly as printed and my fiancee went nuts, I browned them real well and served with mashed tators and mushroom gravy. Made a nice apple cake for dessert. Thanks for the great idea,,,NOW why dint I think of that :)
  5. What a great comfort meal! The only thing I did different was chopped onion to the gravy. What a great meal. I had this with mashed potatoes! Thanks so much for the great meal! :)


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