Creamed Collard Greens with Bacon


December 13, 2018 By:
Tagged: Vegetarian Vegetarian. Bacon Bacon. Sides Sides. Bacon Bacon. Sides Sides. Vegetable Sides Vegetable Sides. Sides Sides. Sides Sides. Vegetables Vegetables. New Year's Eve New Year's Eve. Sides Sides.
Prep:
30 minutes
Cook:
15 minutes
Serves:
8
These creamed collard greens with bacon are a delicious way to eat your greens for New Year's good fortune. It's a rich and creamy dish with a savory touch.

Ingredients

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Directions

  1. In a large deep skillet, melt the butter and sauté the onions until they’re lightly caramelized. Add the milk, the salt, the pepper, the garlic powder, and the smoked paprika, and stir.
  2. Add the collard greens, mix thoroughly, allow the collard greens to wilt down and continue stirring as they cook, about 3 to 4 minutes.
  3. Add the cream and cook over medium-low; simmering until the sauce is thickened, about 20 to 30 minutes, stirring frequently.
  4. Serve topped with bacon, if desired.