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Turnip Coleslaw Recipe

Turnip Coleslaw Recipe

My mother gave this recipe to me, and it's one of my family's favorites. It's popular at church suppers, too.
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 10 min. + chilling YIELD:6 servings


  • 3 cups shredded peeled turnips
  • 3 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1 tablespoon cider vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon mayonnaise
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


  • 1. Place turnips in a large bowl. In a small bowl, combine the sour cream, sugar, parsley, vinegar, mayonnaise and salt; mix well. Pour over turnips; toss to coat. Cover and refrigerate for 1 hour. Yield: 6 servings.

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 58 calories, 3g fat (1g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 159mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.

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SassyLacey User ID: 4962891 132189
Reviewed Jun. 9, 2013

"This was a refreshing change of pace coleslaw and my family really enjoyed it. It is not one for my all time always coleslaw but will use it from time to time for a change."

lgmarge User ID: 5411489 131090
Reviewed Feb. 22, 2013

"I really enjoyed this recipe-turnups-who would think thry were so good! The only thing I changed was I used SPLENDA instead of sugar."

sadie7 User ID: 1483812 156827
Reviewed Feb. 22, 2013

"Love turnips and love cabbage. Can this recipe be used to combine the two?"

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