Leftover Turkey Tomato Sauce

Number of Servings: 6 (288 g)
Active Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 30 min.

Instead of the usual turkey soup after Thanksgiving, try this quick dish and serve it over your leftover rolls, biscuits, or potatoes.


  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • ½ cup diced onion
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1½ cups crushed tomatoes
  • 2 Tbsp. red wine
  • 2 tsp. minced fresh oregano
  • 3 cups leftover cooked turkey, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp. minced fresh basil
  • 2 Tbsp. capers
  • ½ batch Guiding Stars Soft Whole-Wheat Dinner Rolls


  1. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the onion and sauté for 5 minutes. Add the garlic and sauté for 2 more minutes. Add the crushed tomatoes and wine. Bring to a boil.
  2. Lower the heat and simmer for 10 minutes. Add the remaining ingredients and simmer for 5 minutes.
  3. Serve over rolls.

Nutrition Facts

6 servings per container

Serving Size 288 g

Amount per serving
Calories 490
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 14.5g 19%
Saturated Fat 4.5g 23%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 6.5g
Cholesterol 131mg 43%
Sodium 545mg 24%
Total Carbohydrate 53g 19%
Dietary Fiber 5.5g 21%
Total Sugars 9g
Includes 4g Added Sugars 8%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 37g
Protein 38g
Vitamin D 0.9mcg 6%
Calcium 102.1mg 8%
Iron 4.8mg 30%
Potassium 645mg 15%
Vitamin A 82.4mcg 10%
Vitamin C 7.2mg 8%
Vitamin E 2.7mg 20%
Vitamin K 15mcg 15%
Thiamin 0.6mg 50%
Riboflavin 0.5mg 40%
Niacin 21.3mg 130%
Vitamin B6 1mg 60%
Folate 123.4mcg 31%
Vitamin B12 0.6mcg 25%
Biotin 5.1mcg 15%
Chloride 65.7mg 2%
Pantothenate 1.7mg 40%
Phosphorus 430.3mg 35%
Iodine 14.2mcg 10%
Magnesium 99.2mg 25%
Zinc 3.2mg 25%
Selenium 52.7mcg 100%
Copper 0.4mg 45%
Manganese 1.6mg 70%
Chromium 0.1mcg 0%
Molybdenum 6.5mcg 15%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Soft Whole Wheat Dinner Rolls (1% Milk, Whole Wheat Flour, Cake Flour (enriched Cake Flour (bleached Wheat Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, And Folic Acid)), Eggs, Butter (sweet Cream), Canola Oil, Sugar, Wheat Germ, Active Dry Yeast, Salt), Turkey, Crushed Tomatoes (tomatoes, Tomato Juice, Salt, Citric Acid, Calcium Chloride), Onion, Red Wine, Capers (capers In Vinegar, Water, Salt), Olive Oil, Garlic, Basil, Oregano.

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