turkey/rice/veggie soup

Diane Eldridge


this makes a huge pot of soup....it freezes well sooooo... i made it today...


★★★★★ 1 vote

20 Min
4 Hr


Add to Grocery List

whole turkey carcus
water to fill pan
1 Tbsp
hot,spicey salt
4 large
1/2 lb
long grain rice, uncooked
1/2 lb
frozen cut okra
1 1/2 lb
fresh frozen tomatoes[drained well]
leftover mashed potaoes[bout 11/2 cups]
leftover stuffing[about 1 cup]
1 Tbsp
onion powder
1 tsp
seasoned salt
1 tsp
fresh ground pepper
1 tsp
celery leaves
chives, dried

How to Make turkey/rice/veggie soup


  • 1break/cut turkey bones up so they fit in lg soup pan... add cold water to cover add hot spicey salt... cook on high til it starts to boil then turn to med med/low cook til meat falls off bones...put strainer in big bowl...pour turkey bones into strainer... return broth to pan.....cool bones enough to handle........then debone and cur into bit size pieces an put meat in with broth... taste.season with salt and pepper...cook on low heat bout 2 hrs... let broth reduce
  • 2now add rice, carrots,tomatoes and okra...cook bout 45 min more... than add mashed potatoes and stuffing as a thickener.... heat bout 10 more min make sure it is hot...season with spices...sprinkle chives atop each bowl as u serve it

Printable Recipe Card

About turkey/rice/veggie soup

Course/Dish: Turkey Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 6 Comments & Reviews

Simple Recipes For Thanksgiving Turkey Leftovers

Simple Recipes for Thanksgiving Turkey Leftovers

Kitchen Crew

The meal is over and the leftovers have been packed away. Now comes the question what to do with all the turkey. Reinvent them with one of these simple recipes...

How To Pair Soups And Wine Recipe

How to Pair Soups and Wine

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Pairing soups and wine can be tricky. Besides there being many types of soup (stews, chowder, broth-based, etc.), soups are liquid and pairing liquid with liquid is strange. In reality,...