Poke Salad Recipe

Use this Poke Salad Recipe with freshly gathered pokeweed.

| March/April 2014

  • Pick just the leaves for the pokeweed then follow the basic preparation for 'poke' before making this Poke Salad Recipe.
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Poke Salad Recipe

Yields 1 serving.

3 to 4 slices bacon
1/2 yellow or white onion, finely chopped
Prepared and cooked poke
1/4 cup water
2 eggs, beaten

Fry bacon until crisp; remove from pan and save drippings.



Add chopped onions to bacon drippings and fry over medium heat until soft, about 5 minutes. Add cooked poke greens and 1/4 cup water to onions Cook 5 to 6 minutes, until heated through.

Pour in beaten eggs, stirring to combine; let cook until set. Salt and pepper to taste.



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