Peppery watercress is nicely balanced by sweet garlic and tart vinegar in this quick saute.
- 1 clove garlic, minced
- 2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil
- 2 4-ounce bags watercress, tough stems removed
- Champagne vinegar or white-wine vinegar to taste
- Salt & freshly ground pepper to taste
- Saute garlic in oil in a large nonstick skillet until fragrant. Add watercress. Cook, stirring often, until wilted. Stir in vinegar, salt and pepper.
Per serving: 56 calories; 5 g fat (1 g sat, 4 g mono); 0 mg cholesterol; 2 g carbohydrates; 0 g added sugars; 3 g protein; 1 g fiber; 116 mg sodium; 350 mg potassium.
Exchanges: 1 fat
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