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Ethiopian Collard Green and Meat Stew

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“This is one of the delicious side-dishes of Ethiopia.”
1hr 10mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut the ribs in smaller sizes and the meat in small strips; wash it with cold water;.
  2. Boil water in large pot and put the cleaned ribs and the meat. Cook it for 10 minutes and strain.
  3. Separate the leaves cut the end stems and discard; wash the leaves in cold water. Chop the leaves in desired size; keep it in cold water.
  4. Boil water in a large pot and add the collard green. Cook it for 10 minutes and strain.
  5. In a medium pot, sauté the onion, the fresh garlic with gradually adding one cup of water (10 minutes).
  6. Add to the onion, butter, ginger juice, the ribs; stir for five minutes.
  7. Add the meat; stir for another five minutes; add three cups water, garlic powder, false cardamom, salt and black pepper; boil for two-three minutes.
  8. Add the cooked collard green to the meat stew; Cover and cook it for 15 minutes.
  9. Add the hot peppers and remove from heat. Serve it warm.

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