Turnip Apple Slaw Recipe

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Try this Turnip Apple Slaw Recipe as a healthy and nutritious side dish for your next meal.
30 minutes DURATION
30 minutes PREP TIME
4 servings SERVINGS


  • Fresh turnips are as delicious as they are nutritious. This Turnip Apple Slaw Recipe makes a great choice as a side dish for your next meal.

    Turnip Apple Slaw Recipe

    2 tbsp plain yogurt or kefir
    2 tbsp soy or regular mayonnaise
    1/4 tsp freshly grated black pepper
    1 tsp honey
    1 apple, quartered, cored and thinly sliced (use your grater’s flat blade)
    2 turnips (3 inches in diameter), peeled and coarsely grated
    1 scallion, finely chopped


  • Combine the yogurt, mayo, pepper and honey in a large bowl.
  • Mix in the apple, turnips and scallion.
  • Chill before serving as a side dish or slathering onto burgers or sandwiches. Serves 4.
    Contributing editor Barbara Pleasant gardens in southwest Virginia, where she grows vegetables, herbs, fruits, flowers and a few lucky chickens. Contact Barbara by visiting her website or finding her on .
    Read more about growing and cooking with turnips: Cool Weather Turnip Crops: Nutritious and Delicious.

This Turnip Apple Slaw Recipe is a great way to include nutritious garden fresh turnips in your daily diet.