Collard Greens With Tomatoes and Garlic

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Total Time
15 mins
25 mins

This is a dish popular in the southern US states and originally comes from Africa.

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  1. In a large saucepan, heat the olive oil over medium high heat; add the garlic, onions, and jalapeno and cook, stirring occasionally, until softened, about 3 minutes.
  2. Stir in the tomatoes, collard greens, bay leaves, and thyme; cover, reduce heat to medium low, and cook, stirring occasionally, until collards are tender, about 20 minutes.
  3. Remove the bay leaves, thyme sprigs, and jalapeno and discard; season with salt and pepper.
  4. This dish can be prepared a day in advance and reheated.