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Mixed Green

For sweet and spicy collards
  Collard greens 2 Bunch (200 gm)
  Water 4 Cup (64 tbs), divided
  Sugar 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Crushed red pepper 2 Tablespoon
  Seasoning 1⁄4 Tablespoon (Tony Chachere's)
  Sea salt 1⁄4 Tablespoon
  Chunk pork 4 Ounce
For black eyed peas
  Dried black eyed peas 1 Pound
  Chicken stock 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Olive oil/Coconut oil 2 Tablespoon
  Sweet onion 1 , chopped
  Red bell pepper 1 , chopped
  Green bell pepper 1 , chopped

Sweet and Spicy Collards

Wash and clean collard greens and remove the stems from the center of the leaves. Place one cup of water into a large pot and bring to a boil. Add collards to the pot along with sugar, seasoning and another cup of water. Cut chunk pork into cubes and add to the pot. Over the course of the next 2 hours, continue to boil greens, stirring occasionally and adding in the remaining 2 cups of water as needed. Once the greens are cooked through and soft, serve hot

Black-eyed Peas

Place dried black-eyed peas into a large bowl and cover with chicken stock overnight.

In a 3.5 quart pot , add oil and bring to medium heat. Add chopped onion and cook until clear. Add chopped bell peppers and cook for 10 to15 minutes on a medium heat. Add black-eyed peas and chicken stock to the pot. Cook for an hour on medium heat until peas are soft and serve.
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Recipe Summary

Main Dish
Collard Green, Vegetable
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
120 Minutes
Ready In: 
135 Minutes
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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 715 Calories from Fat 127

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 14 g21.9%

Saturated Fat 2.8 g13.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 25.9 mg8.6%

Sodium 725.9 mg30.2%

Total Carbohydrates 110 g36.5%

Dietary Fiber 15.5 g61.8%

Sugars 32.4 g

Protein 41 g82.6%

Vitamin A 91.1% Vitamin C 152.6%

Calcium 18.9% Iron 69.7%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


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