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Southern Style Turnip Greens

Recipe By Adapted from The Jackson Sun

Recipe By Adapted from The Jackson Sun

Southern style greens usually involve bacon or ham and at least an hour or so of simmering on the stovetop. These simple yet hearty turnip greens make a great side for any BBQ meal or Southern-inspired menu.

Serving Suggestions

Serve with vinegar, onion slices, and cornbread.

Ingredients

1 smoked ham hock or half a smoked ham shank (1 to 2 lb.)

1 quarts chicken broth or water

3 to 4 lbs. fresh turnip greens

Juice of 1 lemon


1 Tbsp. white vinegar

Savory Spice ingredients in this recipe

  • Wash Park Garlic Pepper

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Directions

Rinse ham hock and place in a large pot with broth. Bring to a boil then cover and simmer for about 20 min. Meanwhile, rinse turnip greens well, roughly chop, and toss with lemon juice. Add greens and Wash Park Garlic Pepper to pot. Cover and simmer for about 45 min. or until greens are tender. Add vinegar and adjust seasoning to taste before serving.