Butter Beans with Lemon-Garlic Collards

Number of Servings: 2 (292 g)
Active Time: 10 min.
Total Time: 10 min.
Butter Beans with Lemon Garlic Collards

If collards aren’t available, try the freshest available dark greens. For a tender and amazingly flavorful variation, try using mixed baby greens. Lima beans make a decent substitution for the butter beans if you can’t find butter beans at your local grocer.


  • 2 tsp. olive oil
  • 2 tsp. garlic, minced
  • 1 large head collard greens, washed and sliced
  • 1¼ cups butter beans, rinsed and drained
  • 2 Tbsp. lemon juice


  1. Heat oil over medium heat.
  2. Add the garlic and cook until fragrant.
  3. Stir in collards, cover and cook over low heat 5 minutes.
  4. Add remaining ingredients and heat through. Serve hot.

Nutrition Facts

2 servings per container

Serving Size 292 g

Amount per serving
Calories 185
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5g 6%
Saturated Fat 0.5g 3%
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 0.5g
Monounsaturated Fat 3.5g
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 460mg 20%
Total Carbohydrate 31g 11%
Dietary Fiber 11g 39%
Total Sugars 2g
Includes 0g Added Sugars 0%
Sugar Alcohol 0g
Other Carbohydrate 3g
Protein 10g
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 334.2mg 25%
Iron 2.9mg 15%
Potassium 270mg 6%
Vitamin A 284.6mcg 30%
Vitamin C 46.8mg 50%
Vitamin E 3.2mg 20%
Vitamin K 498.4mcg 420%
Thiamin 0.1mg 8%
Riboflavin 0.2mg 15%
Niacin 1.5mg 6%
Vitamin B6 0.2mg 10%
Folate 149.4mcg 37%
Vitamin B12 0mcg 0%
Biotin 0.1mcg 0%
Chloride 0mg 0%
Pantothenate 0.3mg 0%
Phosphorus 33.9mg 2%
Iodine 0mcg 0%
Magnesium 32.2mg 8%
Zinc 0.3mg 0%
Selenium 1.9mcg 4%
Copper 0.1mg 10%
Manganese 0.8mg 35%
Chromium 0mcg 0%
Molybdenum 5.7mcg 15%

* The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.


Butter Beans (butter Beans, Water, Salt, And Calcium Disodium Edta Added To Promote Color Retention), Collard Greens, Lemon Juice, Olive Oil, Garlic.

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