Great Northern Beans With Swiss Chard
- 1/4 cup Extra virgin olive oil (save a little for drizzling)
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 large bunch of Swiss Chard, stems removed, chopped (about a lb) (or you can use kale)
- 2 large tomatoes, diced (or 1 can diced tomatoes)
- 1 can Great Northern Beans, rinsed & drained (or your own cooked favorite white beans)
- Fresh squeezed lemon juice
- Crumbled Feta Cheese
- Salt & freshly ground pepper
How to make it
- In a large pot , heat the olive oil over medium heat, add onions, saute until translucent. Add garlic, saute for about a minute.
- Add the chard to the onions & garlic, season with salt & pepper. After the greens begin to wilt, check pot to make sure there is enough moisture to continue cooking..if not add a little water.
- Add the tomatoes, lower to med-low heat, simmer covered 15 to 20 minutes.
- Add the beans to the pot and drizzle a tablespoon or two of olive oil, check seasonings.
- Serve with a squeeze of fresh lemon juice andna sprinkling of crumbled Feta.