How long can I keep leftover turkey?  

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Leftover turkey can keep, well wrapped, for 3-4 days in the refrigerator. It will keep better wrapped in a couple of layers of plastic wrap then it will if placed in plastic containers: wrapping does a better job of blocking the meat from direct contact with the air.

For some recipe ideas for leftover turkey, see 7 Ways with Leftover Turkey and 5 Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Surprises.

Recipe: Fiesta Turkey Soup

Marge Perry
Nov, 2010
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