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Turnip Puff

Freda DewarFreda Dewar

Ideal for Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners.

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Serves 6
prep time:
30 minutes
total time:
1 hour

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Serves 6
prep time:
30 minutes
total time:
1 hour


  • 6 cups cubes turnips
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 3 tbsp. flour
  • 1 tbsp. brown sugar
  • 1tsp baking powder
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup fine bread crumbs
  • 2 tbsp. butter, melted
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  • 1

    Cook turnips until tender. Drain and mash. Add butter and eggs. Beat well. (this much can be done the day ahead.) Combine flour, sugar, baking powder, salt, pepper and nutmeg. Stir into turnips. Butter a casserole and put in turnip mixture combine

  • 2

    crumbs and butter. Sprinkle on top. Bake at 375 F for 25 minutes or until light brown.

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Lovely with turkey

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