Cheddar Turnips Au Gratin
|Turnips||9 Medium, peeled and diced (about 3 pounds)|
|All purpose flour||2 Tablespoon|
|Milk||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Shredded cheddar cheese||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Seasoned salt||1 Teaspoon|
|Breadcrumbs||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), dry|
Combine first 3 ingredients in a Dutch oven; add water to cover.
Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 10 to 12 minutes or until turnip is tender.
Drain well, and set aside.
Melt butter in a large heavy saucepan over low heat; add flour, stirring constantly.
Gradually add milk; cook over medium heat, stirring constantly, until slightly thickened.
Add cheese, seasoned salt, and pepper, stirring until cheese melts.
Remove from heat; stir in turnips.
Spoon turnip mixture into a lightly greased 1 1/2-quart casserole; sprinkle with breadcrumbs.
Bake at 350° for 20 to 25 minutes or until thoroughly heated.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 1218 Calories from Fat 570
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 64 g99%
Saturated Fat 40.1 g200.7%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 189.2 mg63.1%
Sodium 4995.5 mg208.1%
Total Carbohydrates 122 g40.7%
Dietary Fiber 20.9 g83.4%
Sugars 65.2 g
Protein 43 g86.4%
Vitamin A 46.1% Vitamin C 384.4%
Calcium 134.8% Iron 29.1%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet