Vegetarian Collard Green Recipes

 

Vegetarian Collard Green Recipes

 

Keep life fresh and healthy, wrap it up with vegetarian collard green recipes and ideas. I love to spread a collard green leaf with a nut mayo and mustard, add few slices of tomato, cucumber and onion then roll it up for a delicious healthy sandwich.
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Welcome to a new idea for a fresh green tortilla using collard greens. Many think these beautiful leaves are bitter but with a little dressing they become the perfect low complex carbohydrate tortilla.

Wrap It Up

Collard leaves are wonderful to wrap up:

  • a raw burger
  • mock tuna salad
  • mixed vegetable, avocado, tomato, and dressing
  • top with almond butter, raw homemade jam, and sliced banana
  • a salad with dressing
  • cauliflower rice, avocado and a Nori sheet
  • and anything else you’d like to wrap up!

Nutritional Facts

Nutritional Information For 1 Cup Chopping Collard Green (about one leaf)

  • Amounts per 36g
  • Calories 10.8
  • Calories From Fat 1.1 % Daily Value*
  • Total Fat 0.2g
  • Saturated Fat 0g 1%
  • Cholesterol 0mg 0%
  • Sodium 7.2mg 0%
  • Total Carbohydrate 2g 9%
  • Dietary Fiber 1.3g 1%
  • Sugars 0.2g 1%
  • Protein 0.9g 3%
  • Vitamin A 48%
  • Vitamin C 21%
  • Calcium 5%
  • Iron 0%

Slice up a few collards and add them to your favorite salad. Chop up a bunch of leaves, marinate in olive oil or avocado, sea salt, orange juice and a bit of cayenne pepper or your favorite seasoning. Last top with fresh chunks of tomato and onion for a wonderful dark green salad!

Life is meant to be explored enjoy a Collard Green wrap for a green change!