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Louella's Greens Recipe
|Turnip greens/Collard greens||2 Pound|
|Salt pork||2 Ounce, chopped|
|Smoked bacon||2 Ounce, chopped|
|Chopped onion||1⁄3 Cup (5.33 tbs)|
|Tabasco sauce||1⁄4 Teaspoon|
|Freshly ground black pepper||To Taste|
Calories 76 Calories from Fat 47
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5 g8.1%
Saturated Fat 1.9 g9.5%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 7.2 mg
Sodium 146.1 mg6.1%
Total Carbohydrates 6 g2.1%
Dietary Fiber 3.5 g14.1%
Sugars 1.4 g
Protein 0.94 g1.9%
Vitamin A 0% Vitamin C 0.7%
Calcium 0.2% Iron 0.37%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
Wash the leaves well by plunging them in a sink full of water.
Drain the water, rinse the sand from the sink, and repeat several times, until the water is clear.
Bring a large pot of water to a boil.
Add the greens and boil for 2 minutes.
Drain the greens and discard the water.
Bring a fresh pot of water to a rolling boil.
Add the salt pork, smoked bacon, chopped onions, and Tabasco.
Add the greens, cover, reduce the heat, and simmer for 1 to 2 hours, or until the greens are tender.
Add salt and pepper to taste.