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Turkey Salad Recipe

This turkey salad recipe will make you look forward to turkey leftovers. It's a favorite leftover turkey recipe! Great for turkey salad sandwiches too!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Total Time20 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: leftover turkey, turkey, turkey leftovers, turkey salad, turkey salad recipe, turkey salad sandwich, what to do with leftover turkey
Servings: 6
Author: Robyn Stone | Add a Pinch


  • 2 1/2 cups cubed cooked turkey
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 1 cup halved red grapes
  • 1 large apple diced
  • 1/2 cup roasted pecans
  • 1 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 dash lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup whipped heavy cream


  • Mix together turkey, celery, grapes, apples, pecans, mayonnaise, lemon juice and salt until well-combined in a medium mixing bowl. Fold in whipped heavy cream and serve cold.


As a salad: Serve atop bibb lettuce leaves for a luncheon
As a sandwich: Serve in a toasted croissant.