Smoked Turkey Stock

One of my favorite things to do with leftover holiday turkey, as most will agree, is making a big batch of turkey stock. This recipe can be easily adapted to whatever flavor profile you prefer and can be simmered as long or as little as you like. Ingredients leftover smoked turkey carcass, wings, and/or legs…

Smoked Turkey Egg Muffins

If I want to take all the fuss and guesswork out of breakfast for the week, egg muffins are my early morning go-to. My favorite way to prepare egg muffins is to chop up any misfit vegetables or proteins lying around in my fridge, and for this batch I utilized leftover smoked turkey. These little…

Smoked Turkey Legs

  Saturday the temperature rose above 50 degrees and I came down with a vicious case of spring fever! The sun and the warmth beckoned me to go outside to bask in it, while the birds were chirping out at me, “Resistance is futile!” So after a quick supply run, I made a beeline over…

Slow Cooker Smoked Turkey Posole

I fondly remember my dad outback in the yard behind our trailer house manning the oversized black smoker my uncle welded for him slowly adding hand chopped piece after piece of Pecan logs into the smoke box. Nothing smells better than the slow burning of Pecan or Hickory or Apple wood and nothing tastes better…