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italian greens

(1 rating)
Recipe by
lisa andrews
pinnacle, NC

My husband is from upstate N.Y. I am from North Carolina. I love to get italian recipes, and add my southern flair. NOTE: I have used collared greens instead or lettuce, it's still yummy

(1 rating)
yield 4 people

Ingredients For italian greens

  • 3 bunch
    different types of lettuce
  • 3 slice
    cappricola/or country ham chopped
  • 1/2 c
    parmesan cheese
  • 1 tsp
    hot pepper flakes
  • 3 clove
    garlic chopped
  • 1 sm
    yellow onions chopped
  • 1/3 c
    roasted red pepper chopped
  • 2 sm
    hot cherry peppers chopped
  • 1 c
    italian bread crumbs
  • 1/2 c
    olive oil

How To Make italian greens

  • 1
    boil lettuce in a pot of water until soft, drain add olive oil to hot pan, add onions,garlic,ham cook until onions are clear, add lettuce,pepper flakes,red peppers,parmcheese,hot cherry peppers,saute 5=10 mins. add 1/2 bread crumbs. will be dry,so add more olive oil appox 3tablespoons.
  • 2
    sprinkle the rest of bread crumbs over top of pan. bake on 375 until top brown

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