Happy Hour & Turkey Taste-Off

Our 3rd annual Turkey Taste-Off and Happy Hour Event was held Wednesday, March 13, and the winning recipe was the “Cheesy Leftover Turkey and Mashed Potato Bites!”  You can view all the recipes below.

2019 event was sponsored by: American Humane

What is the Turkey Taste-Off?

MPF had its third annual Turkey Taste-Off at the 2019 show and it was a big hit!

How does it worK?

Five stations with a variety of turkey recipes are set up throughout the exhibit halls. Watch for the flags with the MPF logo alerting you of the locations! 

1) Visit all five stations (Turkey Taste-Off voting cards will be distributed at registration when you pick up your name badge OR pick one up at the first station you stop by).

2) Try the turkey recipes.

3) Vote for your favorite recipe on the card.

4) Turn the card into the Info Desk

The winning recipe will be showcased at the 2020 MPF Convention Welcome Reception! And you will also be entered into one of 5 drawings for $50 Visa gift cards. (Winners will be notified by email or phone after the MPF Convention.)

2019 Turkey Taste-Off Recipes:

*Winner* – Cheesy Leftover Turkey and Mashed Potato Bites


Sweet Potato Skins


Philly Cheese Steak Egg Rolls (note: we used wonton wrappers and ground turkey instead)


Big Mac Bites (use ground turkey)


Bourban Apple Cider Glazed Turkey Meatballs


2018 Turkey Taste-Off Recipes:

*Winner* — Grilled Sweet & Sour Turkey Kebabs


Mushroom Caps Stuffed w/Pepperoni


3-Cheese Stuffed Burger Bombs (SUBSTITUTE GROUND TURKEY!)


Steamed Turkey Dumplings


Turkey & Confetti Bruschetta (USE 1 LB. TURKEY BREAST, CUT INTO LARGE CUBES)