Turnip pickles Lebanese style

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by Nat Da Brat

In response to a request. These are great with a Falafel and a beer!

Top Review by Chef Barracuda

This is great recipe and my family loves it. Personally I do it with white vinegar, water, salt, little bit of sugar and I add couple of garlic cloves at the bottom of the jar (I don't boil it). I leave the jar flipped upside down for 2-3 days and then keep in the fridge. Bon Appetite!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Wash turnips well, peel dark spots, slice off top and base.
  2. Cut turnips and beetroot into slices.
  3. Bring water to a boil then add sugar and salt.
  4. Stir till they dissolve.
  5. Cool.
  6. Place turnip as layers in sterilized jars.
  7. Place beetroot between turnip layers.
  8. Add water over till it covers them.
  9. Close jars well, leave for 20 days before use.

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