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what? fried turnips ?

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a recipe by
Kay Tilley
Eufaula, OK

Yes, another yummy fried veggy! I fix this mostly when we are just having a veggy meal. My hubby loves it and if you've never tried, you are sure missing OUT!

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serves 4-6
prep time 15 Min
cook time 35 Min

Ingredients For what? fried turnips ?

  • 5-6
    turnips, peeled like tatters
  • canolia oil, enoug for skillet
  • 1
    onion cut in strips
  • dash
    salt / pepper
  • 2-3 Tbsp
    bacon chips

How To Make what? fried turnips ?

  • 1
    Peel turnips and cut long ways.
  • 2
    In skillet over medium heat, add oil and let warm.
  • 3
    Peel onion, we like sweet onions best. Slice then pull slices a part where they are also in strips.
  • 4
    In skillet, add onions and let start to tenderize, before adding turnips. Sprinkle with S & P.
  • 5
    Just as you would fry tatters, turn occassionally, so does not stick together.
  • 6
    Add Bacon chips and put a lid on, then let cook until good and tender, but not burnt ot too brown.
  • 7
    These are good with Pork Chops, or just a Veggy night. On Veggy night, we have fried Turnips, buttered Carrots, Scallop corn and fresh sliced tomatoes. I serve this with garlic bread sticks. Ummmm, Yum!