Greens Recipes

With 2,920+ ways to cook and eat leafy greens, you'll surely find a favorite recipe for spinach, collards, beet greens, arugula, chard, kale, escarole, endive, and more.

Staff Picks

Vegetarian Kale Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 678
This wonderful soup will warm your insides, delight your taste buds, and fill your stomach on a cold winter's night. It is full of dark green kale, potatoes, and cannellini beans.
By Donna B

Kickin' Collard Greens

Rating: 4.5 stars 1770
These collard greens are kickin' thanks to bacon and red pepper flakes.
By Allrecipes Member

Roasted Beets and Sauteed Beet Greens

Rating: 4.5 stars 499
This is a great way to use every part of the fresh beets you buy. You can get two delicious side dishes out of this one vegetable.
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Spinach Roll-Ups

Rating: 4.5 stars 176
I got this recipe from a co-worker after having them at a baby shower. They are absolutely wonderful, even if you're like me and NOT fond of spinach. They are so easy to make.

Baked Kale Chips

Rating: 4.5 stars 2603
This easy recipe for baked kale chips is simply the best.
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Spinach Enchiladas

Rating: 4.5 stars 1445
If you like spinach and Mexican food, you'll love these easy vegetarian enchiladas made with ricotta cheese and spinach.

Easy Arugula Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 355
So easy even I could make it, and I am a beginning cook! It looks very presentable for guests and takes only minutes

Caesar Salad Supreme

Rating: 5 stars 1865
A wonderful, rich, anchovy dressing makes this salad a meal. Serve with crusty Italian Bread.

Red Chard and Caramelized Onions

Rating: 4.5 stars 171
This dish is good hot or at room temperature. I serve it as a side when the kids want mac and cheese for dinner. They do not eat it, but it makes me feel grown-up. It is very tasty.

Roasted Potatoes with Greens

Rating: 4.5 stars 428
Roasted potatoes mingle with fresh spinach in a sauce of garlic, butter, sea salt and fresh rosemary. Finish with a drizzle of olive oil and/or a good shredded hard cheese like Parmesan or Pecorino if you like.

Baby Greens with a Warm Gorgonzola Dressing

Rating: 5 stars 110
This was the result of an attempt to imitate a salad dressing at a restaurant. I did modify it to include bacon and I serve it warm. The dressing is also fantastic over gnocchi or tortellini.

Spanakopita (Greek Spinach Pie)

Rating: 4.5 stars 852
Our authentic Greek spanakopita pie pairs flaky phyllo dough with spinach and feta.
By SILVERWOLF
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Inspiration and Ideas

Avocado, Beet and Arugula Salad
Rating: Unrated 37
"Couldn't ask for a finer salad. Elegant and delicious. I used a mix of romaine, arugula, and spinach (what I had in the fridge). Awesome good." – naple34102
Penne Pasta with Spinach and Bacon
Rating: Unrated 1073
"This is a quick light meal. Wilted spinach, bacon, and tomatoes are tossed with penne pasta. Good for any season, and will complement anything." – Jean Tagliere
Egg Bites
Rating: 4.5 stars 19

Easy baked version of those egg bites made popular by that famous chain coffeehouse. I like them with hot sauce!