Collard Greens and Pear Slaw

Minimalist farm-to-table recipes created with local fresh produce paired with homemade infused oils, dressings, marinades, pestos and sauces. By eating seasonally, we reap the benefits of good health through nutrition from fresh, unprocessed and sustainable produce.

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This recipe features local produce from 9 Bean Rows Farm, Birch Point Farm, Providence Farms, Amon Orchard and locally produced products from Food for Thought and Black Star Farms.
  • Ingredients: Local verjus
  • Homemade cilantro lime jalapeno infused olive oil (recipe link)
  • Local wild star thistle honey
  • Local chipotle hot sauce
  • Sea salt
  • Smoked paprika
  • Farm fresh local green cabbage
  • Farm fresh local collard greens
  • Farm fresh local onion
  • Farm fresh local pear Farm fresh local cilantro


In a glass jar, stir in four tablespoons verjus, two tablespoons cilantro lime jalapeno infused olive oil, one tablespoon honey, one half teaspoon hot sauce, one quarter teaspoon sea salt and one quarter teaspoon smoked paprika. Chop three cups green cabbage and add to a glass mixing bowl. Remove stems, chiffonade two cups collard greens and add to the mixing bowl. Slice one half cup onion, separate into rings and and add to the mixing bowl. Slice one cup pear into matchsticks and add to the mixing bowl. Remove one half cup cilantro leaves from stem and add to the mixing bowl. Stir slaw well with dressing and let rest for fifteen minutes before serving for flavors to blend.