My Mustard Greens

Recipe Rating:
 9 Ratings
Serves: 10-12
Prep Time:
Cook Time:
Cooking Method: Stove Top

Ingredients

6 bunches of mustard greens
4 smoked ham hocks
1 med onion (chopped)
1 med bell pepper (chopped)
3 Tbsp minced garlic
1 small jalepano (chopped)
2 celery stalks cut up
2 tsp sugar
3 Tbsp cooking oil
3 box jiffy cornbread mix

The Cook

FANNIE MCCOY Recipe
x4
Well Seasoned
RUSK, TX (pop. 5,551)
ZAYDEN2
Member Since Jun 2010
FANNIE's notes for this recipe:
AN OLD COUNTRY RECIPE I COOK THIS QUITE OFTEN
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Kitchen Crew
Perfect, perfect, perfect for your next potluck or cookout. The Crew and I loved the mix of vegetables and ham hock. And even though the recipe calls for jalapeno, don't let that scare you! There's just enough to add a hint of flavor without overwhelming the dish with heat. Enjoy!

Directions

1
WASH HAM HOCKS AND PUT IN LARGE POT ADD ALL OTHER INGREDIENTS (EXCEPT GREENS )COVER WITH WATER BRING TO A RAPID BOIL
THEN TURN FIRE ON MED HEAT AND COOK UNTIL VERY TENDER ABOUT 2 HRS.
2
WASH GREENS ABOUT 7 TIMES WITH COOL WATER NOW DRAIN WELL AND ADD TO HAM HOCKS COOK ABOUT 45 MIN. ADD 3 TBLS COOKING OIL COOK ANOTHER 10 MIN. SERVE WITH CORN BREAD COOK CORNBREAD AS DIRECTED ON BOX
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user Suwanee Rivers Suwanee - Jun 7, 2010
sounds good, I will definitely try this because I love mustard greens.
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user Donna Brown gabbiegirl - Jun 7, 2010
Yum, sounds great, I love greens (as we call them in Tennessee).
user Robin DuPree robdupree - Jun 7, 2010
I am going to try this recipe next since the black-eyed pea recipe I just tried is fabulous....and I love greens...
user Suwanee Rivers Suwanee - Jun 8, 2010
Robin, I didn't see the black eye peas recipe. I will have to try that one.
user Linda Mulkey knitwit12 - Jun 8, 2010
Yum, sounds like my Grandama's recipe. Can't wait to try it. She fixed turnip greens the same way. This and a pot of pinto beans and corn bread, happy happy!! lol

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