Phil Vickery's 10-minute turkey with peas and leeks recipe

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If you've got lots of leftover turkey this Christmas, take TV chef Phil Vickery's advice and whip up this ten minute turkey with leeks and peas- a great Boxing day warmer.

Phil Vickery's 10-minute turkey with peas and leeks
  • healthy
Preparation Time10 mins
Cooking Time10 mins -12
Nutrition Per PortionRDA
Calories387 Kcal19%

Phil Vickery's 10-minute turkey with peas and leeks is great if you've got lots of leftover turkey. It can be whipped up for an easy lunch or supper.

Made with chicken stock, double cream and wholegrain mustard, it's absolutely delicious and a brilliant healthy fast-food recipe.

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  • 300ml turkey or chicken stock
  • 400g cooked British turkey breasts,cut into 1-2cm strips
  • 1 large leek, rinsed and finely chopped
  • 300ml double cream
  • 1 tbsp wholegrain mustard
  • 1 tbsp parsley, chopped
  • 225g frozen peas, cooked
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper




  1. Pour the stock into a saucepan and bring to the boil. Simmer rapidly until reduced by two thirds.
  2. Meanwhile, cook the leek in a pan of boiling salted water for 3-4 minutes, or until just tender. Drain well and keep warm.
  3. Add the cream, mustard, parsley and peas to the reduced stock. Then stir in the cooked turkey and leeks and heat gently to warm through.
  4. Season well with salt and pepper and serve straight away in bowls, with boiled potatoes.
Phil Vickery
Celebrity Chef

Phil Vickery has been part of the This Morning team for over 20 years and his recipes are unsurprisingly a huge hit with families as they are fuss-free, wholesome and delicious. He’s one of the country’s most-loved chefs and is passionate about using locally sourced ingredients to cook classic British dishes. In fact, in Phil’s spare time he likes to spend ours on his farm tending to the land and livestock, which includes pigs.