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Pigs' Tails And Turnips

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  Bay leaf 1
  Thyme sprig 1 Small
  Flour 1 Tablespoon
  Lard 1 Tablespoon
  Celery 1 Teaspoon, minced
  Parsley 1 Teaspoon, minced
  Pepper 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Pig tail 2 Pound
  Onions 2 , minced
  Salt 3⁄4 Teaspoon
  Turnips 8

Melt the lard in a pot.
Wash and cut up the pigs' tails and drop them in the hot fat.
Let them brown, then take them out and set aside.
Brown the onions and garlic in the fat, stir in the flour until it is brown, put the pigs' tails back in the pot with 2 cups water, celery, parsley, and all seasonings.
Peel and quarter the turnips, add, and cook until tender.

Recipe Summary

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South American
Side Dish

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 4025 Calories from Fat 2890

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 321 g493.1%

Saturated Fat 111.8 g558.9%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 894.2 mg298.1%

Sodium 2704.4 mg112.7%

Total Carbohydrates 105 g35%

Dietary Fiber 23.6 g94.6%

Sugars 49 g

Protein 175 g350.8%

Vitamin A 12.1% Vitamin C 398.1%

Calcium 56.6% Iron 80.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Pigs' Tails And Turnips Recipe