Sicilian Spinach Saute

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 10 mins

From the Bon Appetit Cookbook. The flavors of the currants, garlic and capers are a wonderful combination.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Combine spinach and 1/4 cup water in heavy large pot over high heat.
  2. Toss until spinach wilts but is still bright green, about 3 minutes.
  3. Transfer spinach to colander; press to release excess liquid.
  4. Wipe pot dry.
  5. Heat oil in same pot over medium heat.
  6. Add garlic; stir until fragrant, about 30 seconds.
  7. Add currants and capers and stir 1 minute. Mix in spinach, then cheese and toss until heated through, about 1 minute.
  8. Season spinach to taste with salt and pepper and serve.
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5 5

What a delightfully different way to serve spinach! Didn't have any currants, so I used golden raisins--seemed to work just fine! Loved the capers and romano cheese--two family favorites! Thanks so much for sharing this, we'll be having this again often!