3601 Stockyard Rd. Eden, Maryland | 410-742-8600

Turnips

How to Cook

  • Bring 1 inch of water to a boil.
  • Add 3-4 cups cubed turnips and 1/2 - 1 tsp salt or to taste.
  • Return to a boil, reduce heat and simmer 10-15 mins.
  • Cook small whole turnips approximately 20 mins.
  • Mash, like potatoes, serve plain, buttered or with white or cheese sauce.

How to Freeze

  • Remove tops, wash, peel, slice or dice (1/2 inch).
  • Blanch for 2 minutes
  • Cool immediately in cold water; drain, and place in freezer package.

Turnip Slaw

  • 6 medium turnips
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2/3 cup sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons vinegar

Peel and grate turnips. Combine remaining ingredients to make dressing.

Pour over turnips and mix well.

Conveniently located 1 mile south of Fruitland on Rt. 13

Open Hours

Monday - Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Visit us in person year-round and you'll really see "How Sweet It Is!"