Sunny Anderson's Vegetarian Collards

Sunny Anderson's Vegetarian Collards
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  • 8Servings


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 3/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 pound collard greens, chopped (about 8 cups)
  • 3 cups vegetable stock
  • 2 tomatoes, seeded and chopped


In a large pot, heat the oil and butter over medium. Add the onion and cook, stirring often, until slightly softened, about 2 minutes. Add the crushed red pepper and garlic; stir until aromatic, about 1 minute. Add the greens; cook, stirring often, about 1 minute. Add the vegetable stock; cover and bring to a simmer. Reduce the heat to medium-low.

Cook, stirring occasionally, until the collard stems are tender, 40 to 50 minutes. Stir in the tomatoes and season with salt and pepper.