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Turkey Mornay

 Turkey Mornay
This recipe proves that leftover holiday turkey doesn't have to be lifeless! Liven up your extra turkey with a creamy Swiss cheese sauce and tender asparagus over toasted bread.
4 ServingsPrep/Total Time: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 2 cups milk
  • 3/4 cup shredded Swiss cheese
  • 4 slices white bread, toasted
  • 4 slices cooked turkey breast
  • 1 can (15 ounces) asparagus spears, drained
  • 2 tablespoons shredded Parmesan cheese

Directions

  • In a large saucepan, combine the butter, flour, salt and pepper over
  • medium heat until smooth and butter is melted. Gradually add milk.
  • Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.
  • Reduce heat. Add Swiss cheese; stir until melted.
  • Place bread in a shallow baking pan; top with the turkey, asparagus
  • and about 1/2 cup sauce on each sandwich. Sprinkle with Parmesan
  • cheese. Broil 4-6 in. from the heat for 4-6 minutes or until browned
  • and bubbly. Yield: 4 servings.