Butter Roasted Turnips

Butter Roasted Turnips
  • Yield: 8 servings
  • Ease of cooking: Easy
    Method of cooking: Roasting
  • Prep time: 15 minutes
    Cooking time: 30 minutes


  • 3 pounds turnips, peeled, cut into 1-inch wedges
  • 8 to 10 unpeeled cloves garlic
  • 10 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • Kosher salt and ground black pepper


  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.
  2. Place the turnips on a baking sheet. Scatter the garlic and thyme over the top. Drizzle with the butter and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Toss to combine.
  3. Roast until the turnips are tender and golden, about 30 minutes.
Recipe courtesy of Nancy Fuller