Healthy Collard Greens Soup

READY IN: 45mins
Recipe by MessyChef

This is a healthy AND flavorful soup I love to make every winter. Hot, buttered cornbread make this a delicious meal enjoyed by my entire family (including my two year old!). This recipe courtesy of Wal-Mart.

Top Review by Katie M.

Simply delicious. Easy to make too. I let mine simmer for about 2 hours to let the collard greens soften vs 30 minutes. My family asked for seconds. Oh the broth is delectable.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 (14 ounce) package smoked turkey sausage, cut in 1/4 inch slices
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 green pepper, seeded and chopped
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 2 (32 ounce) containers chicken broth
  • 8 ounces fresh collard greens, chopped
  • 1 (15 ounce) can black-eyed peas, rinsed and drained
  • 14 teaspoon ground pepper
  • 1 dash hot sauce


  1. 1. Saute turkey sausage, onion, and green pepper in hot oil in dutch oven over medium-high heat 5 minute or until lightly browned.
  2. 2. Add chicken broth, collard greens, black-eyed peas, pepper, and hot sauce; bring to a boil. Cover, reduce heat and simmer 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.

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