Australia has a pretty severe food wastage problem. According to a recent poll, the average Aussie household wastes well over $1000 worth of food per year. Part of the problem is that leftovers unequivocally suck: who wants to eat days-old food that wasn't good enough to finish off in the first place? These seven simple leftover mashups might make you change your mind.
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The following leftover recipe hacks come from the self-reliability blog Happy To Survive. It reveals how to make the most out of common leftovers by combining them with other foods and kitchen staples.
In addition to reducing your sense of guilt, repurposing food that would otherwise be thrown out can also be good for your wallet. Instead of tossing your scraps in the bin, try rumbling together one of these recipes instead:
You can find links to each of the above recipes on Happy To Survive's website. Bon appétit!
[Via Happy To Survive]