Creamed Turnips and Greens Recipe

from EatingWell.com Ingredients 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil1 clove garlic, grated1 pound turnips, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch wedges, greens reserved½ cup water, plus more as needed1 tablespoon lemon zest, reserved 1 tablespoon lemon juice½ teaspoon salt, divided4 cups chopped turnip greens or mature spinach2 tablespoons all-purpose flour1 ½ cups whole milk½ teaspoon ground nutmeg⅛ teaspoon ground … Continue reading Creamed Turnips and Greens Recipe

Autumn Slaw

from Parade.com Ingredients: ½ lb carrots, peeled and grated (about 3) ½ lb kohlrabi or turnip (about 1 medium-large), peeled and grated 1-2 tart apples, such as Granny Smith, Spitzenberg or Pink Lady, quartered and cored ½ lb beets, peeled and grated (about 3) ¼ cup safflower or grapeseed oil 1 tsp sesame oil ¼ cup fresh lemon juice 2 tsp honey or … Continue reading Autumn Slaw

Getting the flavor of Turnips!

Turnips! Although easily overlooked, turnips are a delicious & extremely healthy treat from the early garden.  The roots are a good source of vitamin C, potassium, and calcium.  While they can be boiled or steamed, they are also great raw (don’t bother peeling them—just remove any deformities).  The greens are extremely healthy, providing an excellent … Continue reading Getting the flavor of Turnips!