Have a Plant: Fruits & Veggies for Better Health
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Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • 1 small onion, finely chopped
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil
  • 1 lb collard greens, chopped
  • 16 medium okra, sliced
  • 4 chili peppers, finely chopped and crushed
  • 1 lemon
  • ¼ cup water
In a large saucepan, sauté onions in oil until golden brown. Add remaining ingredients except lemon. Simmer over low heat, covered, until greens are tender. Squeeze lemon over top of greens and okra mixture just before serving.
 
Serves: 5
 
6/10 Cups of Fruits and Vegetables per Serving
 
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Nutrition Information per Serving:
Calories: 100
Total Fat: 6g
Saturated Fat: 1g
% of Calories from Fat: 54%
% Calories from Sat Fat: 9%
Protein: 3g
Carbohydrates: 8g
Cholesterol: 0mg
Dietary Fiber: 4g
Sodium: 35mg
 
Each serving provides: An excellent source of manganese and vitamins A, C and K, and a good source of fiber, folate, and calcium.

Recipe adapted from the Ohio Commission on Minority Health: Healthy Recipes from Around the World.
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