health & happiness through delicious eating

Recipes

Healthy recipes you'll look forward to eating. Gluten-free, kid-friendly,

fat-burning, we've got them all!

ALMOND GREENS

Orange Icon  ALMOND GREENS

Orange Icon  ALMOND GREENS

  • Email Email
  • Print Print

Submitted by: Sherry Spurlock

Prep Time: 3 Minutes

Cook Time: 3 Minutes

Servings: 1

Wilted greens with slivered almonds & sesame seeds in a lemon citrus dressing makes a quick & easy snack or side.

  • 2 c. collard greens, fresh, organic
  • 1 oz. almonds, slivered, organic, raw
  • 1 tsp. coconut oil, raw, extra-virgin, organic
  • 1/2 lemon, fresh, organic
  • 1 tsp. olive oil, extra virgin, unrefined and unfiltered, organic
  • sea salt, unrefined and pure to taste

In a small nonstick skillet, melt the coconut oil over low heat. Wash the greens and trim away large stems then cut into ribbons. Place the greens in the oil adding 1 TBSP water, cover and let wilt for 2-3 minutes. Add the almonds, cover and remove from heat. Meanwhile whisk the lemon juice, olive oil & salt in a small container for dressing.