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Family Recipes: Thanksgiving Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie

Family Recipes: Thanksgiving Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie

Did you all have a nice Thanksgiving? Are you still stuffed from the feast? If you still have a refrigerator full of leftovers, we’ve found a great recipe for you. Courtesy of, check out this delicious dish: Thanksgiving Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie. The best part? You can really add as many things to the pie as you’d like – no rules. So, throw in that leftover squash, too!

Thanksgiving Leftovers Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

Shepherd's Pie RecipeIngredients:

  • 3 cups cooked stuffing
  • 1 cup cranberry sauce, plus more for topping (optional)
  • 1 pound sliced cooked turkey
  • 10 ounces glazed carrots (or another leftover vegetable)
  • 4-6 tablespoons gravy
  • 3-4 cups mashed potatoes
  • Any other leftovers you’d like to add!



1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

2. In a 9- to 10-inch pie plate, mound stuffing on bottom; layer with cranberry sauce, turkey, and carrots.

3. Drizzle with gravy; spread potatoes over surface to sides of dish.

4. Top with more cranberry sauce, if desired.

5. Place pie on a baking sheet, and bake until heated through and potatoes are golden, 35 to 40 minutes.

6. Let cool slightly and Enjoy!


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