Chapter: Vegetable Recipes: Greens
Section: General Cooking Information
Recipe: Wilted Greens with Lemon
Wilted Greens with Lemon
1 tsp. extra virgin olive oil
2 or 3 cloves of garlic, minced
grated zest of 1 lemon
juice of 1 lemon
1 bunch leafy greens (kale, collards, broccoli rapini), cleaned well and
sliced into bite-sized pieces
Heat oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add garlic and cook 1 minute. Add
greens and cook until they are tender and begin to wilt, about 5 minutes.
Stir in the lemon zest and cook 1-2 minutes. Remove from heat and toss
greens with lemon juice. Serve immediately, makes 4 servings.
Adapted from Cooking the Whole Foods Way by Christina Pirello.