A really unusual combination of flavours, Turnip and Date Salad is an ideal accompaniment to cold chicken.
2 teaspoons lemon juice
2 tart eating apples, peeled, cored and diced
1 medium-sized turnip, peeled and finely grated
14 fresh or dried dates, stoned and coarsely chopped
Refreshing and colourful, this nutritious Turnip and Date Salad is an ideal accompaniment to chicken, pork or Iamb dishes.
2 teaspoons sugar
2 fl. oz. single cream
1 small carrot, scraped and finely grated
Sprinkle the lemon over the apples and place them in a medium-sized salad bowl. Add the turnip and the dates and sprinkle over U teaspoons of the sugar. Stir well until the ingredients are thoroughly Combined.
Pour in the cream and, using two large spoons, toss the salad until the ingredients are thoroughly coated. Gar-nish with the grated carrot and sprinkle over the remaining sugar. Serve immed-iately.