One thing you don’t anticipate when you make Thanksgiving dinner for 3 people is how many leftovers you’ll have. Let’s be honest though, I’ve seen leftovers at events with 11+ people. They’re kind of inevitable when you’re going into a day meant for over-preparing and overeating.
So, back to the fact that I made Thanksgiving dinner for 3 people. An 11 pound ham…. for 3 people… I think it’s safe to say we’re going to be eating ham for a very long while.
This is all for a family that is not big on left overs, so I’m going to have to get creative for our inevitable week of eating all the left over meat in some kind of timely manner.
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Now, we’re not much of a turkey family so I went with ham. I’ve known people who do both turkey and ham or just turkey but I’ve never known people to not have leftovers.
So regardless of your meat choice, here are some basic recipes that you can add your choice of meat to so we can all get through these leftovers with a little bit of sanity.