Closeup of a turkey cranberry grilled sandwich with fresh tarragon.

Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Cranberry Grilled Sandwich

A great recipe for a delicious leftover Thanksgiving turkey grilled sandwich stuffed with cranberry sauce, grated gruyere and homemade tarragon mustard. 
Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword leftover Thanksgiving turkey cranberry grilled sandwich, leftover thanksgiving turkey sandwich, tarragon mustard
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 2
Author Nicole Branan


  • 4 ounces leftover turkey meat
  • 2 tablespoons cranberry sauce*
  • 2 ounces grated gruyere cheese
  • 2 tablespoons homemade tarragon mustard**
  • 2 teaspoons roughly chopped fresh tarragon
  • 4 slices rustic bread, such as cranberry walnut bread


  • Stuff meat, cranberry sauce, gruyere, mustard and tarragon between two slices of the bread, then grill on a grill pan or in a panini press.


*I've got a recipe here: Star Anise Cranberry Sauce.
**Here is the recipe: Tarragon Mustard