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Maple-Sage Glazed Turnips

Maple-Sage Glazed Turnips

Maple-sage glazed turnips are a quick and tasty holiday side dish. Turnips are root vegetables, high in vitamin C, which are abundant in late fall and winter.

Cooking Light NOVEMBER 2006

  • Yield: 4 servings (serving size: 1/2 cup)


  • 1 pound small turnips, trimmed and peeled
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 3 tablespoons maple syrup
  • 2 teaspoons chopped fresh sage
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper


Cut turnips in half and into 1/2-inch wedges. Combine 1/4 cup water and remaining ingredients in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add turnips, turning to coat; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes or until tender. Uncover and cook 7 minutes or until turnips are glazed.

Nutritional Information

Amount per serving
  • Calories: 65
  • Calories from fat: 0.0%
  • Fat: 0.1g
  • Saturated fat: 0.0g
  • Monounsaturated fat: 0.0g
  • Polyunsaturated fat: 0.1g
  • Protein: 0.8g
  • Carbohydrate: 15.9g
  • Fiber: 2.3g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0mg
  • Iron: 0.4mg
  • Sodium: 167mg
  • Calcium: 50mg

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