Reduce Food Waste, Turn Leftovers into Bestovers
We all know how it goes, you cook up a feast and are left with mountains of food. While there’s nothing wrong with a cheeky turkey sandwich, we’ve rounded up some recipes that reduce food waste and are still very easy. These aren’t just leftovers, these are bestovers.
If you have leftover meat…
Shred the meat of your turkey and roast and fill some fresh pasta to make this Chicken Cappelletti. The broth is easy to make too, just keep your poultry carcasse. Similarly, this Chinese Chicken Noodle Soup is light, easy to throw to together and full of zingy, fresh flavours.Chicken Pie! And, just as easily, if you pick up some Tacos, and some accoutrements then you’ll have Pork Tacos in no time.
If you have leftover roast veggiesRaviolis. We used beetroot here, but you could use any roasted veg you like.
If you have wilted sad looking leaves
Before you through your forgotten well-intended salad leaves into the trash, whip-up a zesty pesto. You can use anything, even the green carrot tops.
If you have leftover fish
If you’re keeping things classic with roasted fish, be sure to mash up the leftover cooked fish with mashed potatoes to make super quick and easy Fishcakes. You can also pop them into tacos, dress with a zesty sauce and you’ll end up with these Nikkei Style Fish Tacos.
Don’t just stop at reducing food wastage, read all about how to reduce you single-use plastic pollution.
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