12th September 2022

Burns Night Recipe

Swede Turnip Bake


Served this way, swedes lose their overpowering flavour and become quite couth.


2 cups cooked mashed swede turnip

3 tablespoons butter

2 tablespoons golden syrup

Salt and pepper

1 cup fresh white breadcrumbs

2 eggs

Chopped parsley

Cheese, grated


Mix the butter into the mashed turnip. Add golden syrup, salt and pepper and ¾ cup breadcrumbs. Beat eggs lightly and add to turnips along with the parsley. Spoon into a shallow ovenproof dish and bake at 180°C for 20 minutes. Dot with butter and remaining breadcrumbs, add grated cheese and grill 5 minutes.

Serves 4-6 with any meat dish.


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Family Recipe

Murray Willocks, NZ

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