GiGi's Tipsy Collard Greens

1
Sherri Williams

By
@logansw

My family's favorite side dish. Serve these collards up with some homemade buttermilk cornbread

Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
2 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

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  • 1 large
    bunch of fresh collards (wash, cut and trimmed)
  • 3 large
    country cured hocks (smoked hocks, smoked turkey wings)
  • 1 large
    onion, chopped
  • 6 medium
    garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 1/2 c
    dry white wine
  • 3 Tbsp
    lard
  • 1 Tbsp
    red pepper flakes
  • ·
    seasoning salt to taste (any seasoning salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    sugar

How to Make GiGi's Tipsy Collard Greens

Step-by-Step

  1. add 1 tbsp of lard to a large hot stock pot, stir fry onion and garlic until translucent.
  2. add 1 1/2- 2 quarts of water, everglades seasoning/salt, red pepper and hocks to pot. bring to a boil. cook on low-medium to medium heat for about 1 hour until meat is tender
  3. add collards, wine, sugar and remaining lard to pot and simmer for an hour
  4. add more seasoning as needed.

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About GiGi's Tipsy Collard Greens

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Hashtags: #ham, #collard, #greens, #hock




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