Sauteed Collards with Bacon
A salty bite of bacon and a bit of fragrant garlic make wilted collard greens the star of the show.
- Servings: 4
Source: Everyday Food, April 2011
- 4 slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces
- 1 small garlic clove, minced
- 1 large bunch collard greens, tough stems removed, leaves torn into large pieces
- Coarse salt and ground pepper
In a large skillet, cook bacon over medium-high until browned and crisp, about 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook until fragrant, about 30 seconds. Add collard greens and cook until bright green and wilted, 3 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.