Sweet Skillet Turnips

Recipe from

Southern Living

Recipe Time

Prep: 20 Minutes
Cook: 25 Minutes


1 tablespoon butter or margarine
1 small onion, finely chopped
1 pound turnips, peeled and shredded
1/2 cup chicken broth
1 tablespoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper


Melt butter in a large skillet over medium heat; add onion, and sauté 3 to 5 minutes or until tender.

Stir in turnips and remaining ingredients. Cook, stirring often, 20 minutes or until turnips are tender. (Turnips will turn a light brown-caramel color as they cook.)