Winter Magic, in Salad Form

Winter Magic, in Salad Form

Don't be intimidated by scary-looking root vegetables. Beneath their bristly exterior, turnips and rutabagas are waiting to be coaxed into a winter salad with nutty farro and lemony cheese.


Rutabagas à la Greque

Here's a rutabaga recipe that actually tastes like rutabagas.

Down & Dirty: Turnips and Rutabagas

We'll be focusing on more glamorous cold-weather produce in the coming weeks -- citrus, anyone? -- but today it's all about winter's root vegetable workhorses. Turnips and rutabagas are both in the brassica family (along with broccoli and cauliflower, brussels sprouts, cabbage, and more) and are as hardy as root vegetables can be -- although telling them apart can be tricky!

Jerry Traunfeld's Root Ribbons with Sage

Winter vegetables get to pretend it's springtime.