Black-Eyed Peas With Collard Greens and Turnips Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Black-Eyed Peas With Collard Greens and Turnips Recipe
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Black-Eyed Peas With Collard Greens and Turnips

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"Just a recipe I came up with on a whim. I serve mine with brown rice."

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Original recipe makes 4 servings Change Servings
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  • PREP

    20 mins
  • COOK

    50 mins
  • READY IN

    9 hrs 10 mins

Directions

  1. Place black-eyed peas into a large container and cover with several inches of cool water; let stand 8 hours to overnight. Drain and rinse.
  2. In a large pot, cover black-eyed peas with fresh water. Bring to a boil over high heat, then reduce the heat to medium-low; cover and simmer until peas are tender, 40 to 60 minutes. Drain.
  3. Heat soy margarine in a skillet over medium heat. Add turnip and collard greens; cook for 2 minutes.
  4. Stir black-eyed peas, garlic, and tomatoes into collard mixture; cook and stir until collards are tender, about 5 minutes.
  5. Season with balsamic vinaigrette and olive oil.
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Footnotes

  • Editor's Note:
  • If desired, bring the black-eyed peas and water to a boil in a large pot over high heat. Once boiling, turn off the heat, cover, and let stand 1 hour.
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Reviews More Reviews

Sep 08, 2014

Okay, I feel that I made this dish but i did change some things. I used canned black-eyed peas instead of dried, frozen greens instead of fresh, and grape tomatoes instead of the regular sized ones. I also used potatoes instead of turnips because I had no turnips. (I used what I had in the house.) This is really a good recipe! I followed your instructions except for the dried bean part. The vinaigrette dressing added just the right sweet and acid for the greens. I did add a little red pepper to mine because I like red pepper in greens but this was a super recipe without it! By the way, using the canned peas, my dish was done in about 20 minutes.

 
Aug 27, 2013

Yum! And so good for me. I added a bit of salt.

 
Jul 29, 2013

I used potato instead of turnips (I had none)and it worked out well. I added smoked sea salt at the end of cooking. It was a quick and easy recipe and is super filling with brown rice. I also made the balsamic vinaigrette at home so Yum!

 
Apr 14, 2013

I used kale instead of collards. The combination of turnips and black eyed peas along with the greens is delicious! This is easy to make! Great recipe!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 233 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 30.9 g
  • 10%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 8.6 g
  • 13%
  • Fiber
  • 7.7 g
  • 31%
  • Protein
  • 11.2 g
  • 22%
  • Sodium
  • 142 mg
  • 6%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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