Southern Style Greens

Allspice brings true soul-food flavor to this simple recipe for greens.

Southern Style Greens

Yield: 4 Servings

Ingredients:

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 2 cups mixed greens, such as kale, collard, mustard, and/or turnip, chopped
  • 1/4 teaspoon sea salt

Instructions:

  1. Warm olive oil in skillet or sauté pan over medium heat.
  2. Add onion and sauté for 3 minutes.
  3. Add garlic and allspice.
  4. Continue to sauté until onions become translucent.
  5. Add greens and cook until they are soft.
  6. Sprinkle in sea salt. Mix well and remove from heat.

Recipe courtesy of Kevin Archer*

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