Perfect Food, Picnic, Tailgate, & Backyard Recipes and more...
Google
 
Web Alan's Kitchen Recipes

Home  |  Ingredients  |  Shopping Tips | Newsletter  |  Contact Us

 

Perfect Food, Picnic, Tailgate, & Backyard Recipes and more...

>

Barbecue Recipes

>

Beverage Recipes
> Bread Recipes

>

Cheese, Egg & Pasta Recipes
> Chili Recipes
> Dessert Recipes
> Main Dish Recipes
> Salad Recipes
> Salsa, Dip & Relish Recipes
Sandwich Recipes
> Slow Cooker Recipes
> Soup & Stew Recipes
> Vegetable & Side Dish Recipes
Features:
> Ask AlansKitchen
> Backyard 
> Picnic Getaways
> Menus
> Glossary
> Ingredients
> Terms

Turnip
From Wikibooks, the open-content textbooks collection

The turnip often looks like a large radish, but this varies greatly. Both the root and greens are used.

Turnips are available year round with a peak in the fall and winter months. Select smooth surfaced roots that are firm and heavy with some root hairs at the bottom. In general, the smaller the turnip, the sweeter the taste. 

Turnips keep well; cut the greens and bag them separately from the root placing them in the crisper section of the refrigerator for up to a week. Turnips can be peeled before cooking, eaten raw, or sliced, diced, or julienne. When cooking this delicate root, cook only to the just tender point; avoid overcooking as sweetness will diminish.

 
 
 
2006 Alan's KitchenPowered by ...
Reproduction of material from any AlansKitchen pages 
without written permission is strictly prohibited
E-mail | AlansKitchen Privacy Policy