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Mess O’ Greens

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  • Prep Time: 15m
  • Cook Time: 5m

Ingredients

  • collard leaves
  • ¼ cup apple cider vinegar
  • ¼ cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes
  • ¼ cup chopped scallions,white parts only
  • 1 garlic clove,minced
  • 1 tsp. red pepper flakes
  • 2 tsp. sea salt, divided 
  • ½ teaspoon black pepper
  • 1 bunch collard greens, washed
  • 1/8 c olive oil 1 In a large bowl

Instructions

  1. Marinated Collard Greens MARINADE ¼ cup apple cider vinegar ¼ cup chopped sun-dried tomatoes ¼ cup chopped scallions, white parts only 1 garlic clove, minced 1 teaspoon red pepper flakes 2 teaspoon sea salt, divided ½ teaspoon black pepper 1 bunch collard greens, washed 1/8 cup olive oil 1 In a large bowl, combine apple cider vinegar, sun-dried tomatoes, scallions, garlic, red pepper flakes, 1 teaspoon sea salt and pepper. Set aside. 
  2. Take several collard leaves and roll into a cylinder the shape of a fat cigar.
  3. Using a knife, cut the through the collard cylinder, making strips. Repeat steps two and three until you have cut all the collard leaves. 
  4. Place strips in a large bowl. Pour olive oil on collard strips and sprinkle the remaining 1 teaspoon of salt. Massage the oil and salt into the strips until all are well coated. 5 Transfer the collard strips to the bowl with the apple cider vinegar marinade. Let marinate in the refrigerator for at least 4 hours, but overnight is best. Servings: 4 Note: The raw collard greens won't get as soft as its cooked counterpart. That's a good thing, cooking your greens gets rid of all the water and nutrients that they provide.
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