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Patty's Mashed Turnips

Patty's Mashed Turnips

Rated as 4.14 out of 5 Stars
Recipe By:Patty Spencer
"The smell of hot buttery turnips always reminds me of the holiday season when my grandmother prepared this dish for the family. Originally submitted to"


  • 7 large turnips
  • 1 cup milk
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • salt to taste
  • ground black pepper to taste


  1. Peel, wash, and quarter turnips.
  2. Boil 35-45 minutes or until tender. Strain and rinse cooked turnips.
  3. Place in large mixing bowl and use fork to break up turnips into smaller bits. Add milk and butter. Blend to desired consistency. Add salt and pepper to taste.