Take your Thanksgiving leftovers and integrate them into the most delicious sliders! Turkey, stuffing, cheese and cranberry sauce in a tiny sandwich baked in a poppy seed dressing … yummmmm!

For 4 years now I have actually been experimenting with turkey sandwiches and I have actually for sure determined a couple of remaining turkey recipes you require to attempt. For instance, have you had a tasty roll with cream cheese, poppy seed dressing, mozzarella or havarti cheese (ohhhh or muenster!) with a good piece of turkey? Easy therefore tasty.

a photo of a turkey cranberry slider covered in a buttery poppyseed dressing with cranberry sauce and melty cheese oozing out the sides

However this is not about that sandwich. This has to do with the concept I have actually been having fun with every year and lastly I simply went all in and included every primary component, turkey, stuffing, a killer honey mustard sauce, cranberry sauce and particularly melty cheese. And after that!!!! Cover the entire thing in a butter poppy seed dressing and bake all of it in the oven.

This is the supreme remaining Thanksgiving Turkey Sliders recipe!

a photo of a baking dish full of turkey sliders that are golden brown, covered in poppy seed dressing with cheese and cranberry sauce oozing out.

Ingredients for Turkey Sliders

  • Honey mustard sauce: mayo, honey, mustard
  • Poppy seed dressing: poppy seeds, honey mustard, butter, worcestershire sauce
  • White Rolls: you might make homemade rolls or purchase rolls (we like Hawaiian sweet rolls for these)
  • Turkey: thick pieces of breast meat or dark
  • Packing: ideally you have actually made our make ahead no difficulty stuffing, however any stuffing will work fantastic
  • Cranberry Sauce: homemade or shop purchased however entire berry sauce is finest

The measurements for each component can be discovered in the recipe card at the end of the post.

a photo of the several turkey sliders that have been baked in a 9x13 baking dish with cranberry sauce dripping out and melted white cheddar cheese running down the side.

How to Make Turkey Sliders

The honey mustard sauce and poppy seed dressing for these come together rapidly, then it’s simply a matter of putting together the sliders. Here are the fundamental actions:

For the honey mustard sauce:

  1. Blend all the ingredients together in a little bowl.

For the poppy seed dressing:

  1. In a different bowl, blend all the ingredients together.

To put together:

  1. Preheat the oven.
  2. Slice open the rolls and spread out the honey mustard on the bottom and mayo on the top.
  3. Location a piece of turkey, a spoonful of stuffing and a piece of cheese on each roll. Then spread out cranberry sauce on top of the cheese.
  4. Location all of the rolls in a baking meal.
  5. Drizzle all the rolls with the poppy seed dressing.
  6. Wrap in foil and bake.
  7. Eliminate the pan from the oven, eliminate the foil and drizzle with a bit more poppy seed dressing.
  8. Serve and delight in!

All of these directions are likewise in the recipe card listed below completely information.

a photo of a 9x13 baking dish full of nine turkey sliders lined up in rows with the first row removed so you can see the turkey, melted cheese and cranberry sauce coming out of the sides.

Turkey Slider Variations

  • Spicy: if you like a little heat, include some marinaded jalapeno pieces
  • Hearty: I’ll never ever state no to bacon, include some crispy prepared bacon for an additional level taste
  • Californian: include prepared bacon and avocado pieces for that turkey bacon avocado that everybody likes
  • Velvety: consume some more Thanksgiving leftovers and include some mashed potatoes and a little gravy

Cheese Alternatives

If white cheddar cheese isn’t your jam, other tacky choices that would be so delicious are swiss, muenster, gouda, havarti, or provolone.

a photo of a golden baked turkey slider being removed from a baking dish full of more sliders. the slider has cranberry sause and melted cheese oozing out.

Are Sliders an Appetiser or a Main Course?

The response is yes! All of it depends upon how you serve it and what you serve with it. If you’re hosting a New Years Eve celebration, then you might serve these with a couple of other appetisers and everybody will be raving.

Or you make these sliders your main course and you serve it with a number of side meals and it will be the very best meal you have all month!

Can Sliders Be Made Ahead?

Yes, these work fantastic as a make ahead meal. Put together the sliders as much as 4 hours ahead of time as composed however wait to sprinkle the poppy seed dressing till right prior to baking so they do not get too soaked.

If you are fortunate and have lots of leftovers from Thanksgiving, repurpose them into these turkey sliders It will resemble consuming Thanksgiving all over once again however in a sandwich. You’re going to enjoy these!

More Leftover Turkey Recipes to Attempt:

a photo of a turkey cranberry slider covered in a buttery poppyseed dressing with cranberry sauce and melty cheese oozing out the sides

Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Sliders

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Prepare Time: 12 minutes

Overall Time: 22 minutes

Servings: 12 sliders

For the honey mustard:

  • 1 Cup Mayo
  • 1/4 Cup Honey
  • 1/8 Cup Mustard

For the poppy seed dressing:

  • 1 Tablespoon Poppy Seeds
  • 1 1/2 Tablespoons Honey Mustard Sauce
  • 1/2 Cup Butter saltless, melted
  • 1/4 teaspoon Worcestershire Sauce

For the sliders:

  • 12 White Rolls
  • 9 Thick Slices of Turkey
  • 2 Cups Packing
  • 12 pieces White Cheddar Cheese or havarti or munster
  • 1-1 1/2 Cups Cranberry Sauce
  • Mayo
  • Honey Mustard Sauce , from above

For the honey mustard sauce:

  • In a little bowl, blend together the mayo, honey and mustard.

  • Reserve. You’ll have additional honey mustard sauce, so do not attempt to utilize all of it.

For the poppy seed dressing:

  • In a glass determining cup, blend together the melted butter, poppy seeds, honey mustard and worcestershire.

  • Reserve.

To put together:

  • Heat the oven to 350 degrees F.

  • Slice open the rolls and spread honey mustard sauce on the bottom and mayo on the top.

  • Location a piece turkey, a spoonful of stuffing and a piece of cheese on each roll. Include some cranberry sauce on top of the cheese on each roll, then put the top on each sandwich.

  • Location all of the sandwiches in a 9×13 baking meal.

  • Drizzle each sandwich with the poppy seed dressing till you have actually utilized a bit over half of the dressing and each sandwich is covered.

  • Securely cover the pan with tin foil and bake for 12 to 15 minutes.

  • Eliminate the pan from the oven and remove the foil.

  • Drizzle with a bit more sauce (you might require to melt it once again if the butter strengthened) and serve right away.

  • The sandwiches can be made a day ahead of time then topped with the dressing and baked.

Nutrition Realities

Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Sliders

Quantity Per Serving (1 slider)

Calories 605
Calories from Fat 342

% Daily Worth *

Fat 38g 58%

Hydrogenated Fat 19g 119%

Trans Fat 1g

Polyunsaturated Fat 4g

Monounsaturated Fat 12g

Cholesterol 94mg 31%

Salt 1232mg 54%

Potassium 263mg 8%

Carbs 47g 16%

Fiber 3g 13%

Sugar 19g 21%

Protein 20g 40%

Vitamin A 880IU 18%

Vitamin C 1mg 1%

Calcium 320mg 32%

Iron 3mg 17%

* Percent Daily Worths are based upon a 2000 calorie diet plan.


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