Southern as You Can Get Collard Greens


This is as Southern as you can get.

Prep Time:
15 mins
Cook Time:
1 hrs
Total Time:
1 hrs 15 mins
8 servings


  • 1 bunch collard greens - rinsed, trimmed and chopped

  • 2 smoked ham hocks

  • 2 (10.5 ounce) cans condensed chicken broth

  • 21 fluid ounces water

  • 1 tablespoon distilled white vinegar

  • salt and pepper to taste


  1. Place the collard greens and ham hocks in a large pot. Mix in the chicken broth, water, and vinegar. Season with salt and pepper. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low, and simmer 1 hour.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

165 Calories
11g Fat
3g Carbs
13g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 8
Calories 165
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 11g 15%
Saturated Fat 4g 20%
Cholesterol 35mg 12%
Sodium 503mg 22%
Total Carbohydrate 3g 1%
Dietary Fiber 1g 5%
Total Sugars 0g
Protein 13g
Vitamin C 13mg 64%
Calcium 58mg 4%
Iron 1mg 4%
Potassium 329mg 7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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