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Obama Healthy Delicious Creamed Spinach

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“Michele Obama's new favorite - as good as any creamed spinach anywhere”
READY IN:
15mins
SERVES:
4-6
UNITS:
US

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook spinach in water until limp [or better, steam in Oster Digital Food Steamer, cost $40 on amazon.com so you can "set it and forget it".
  2. Blend/puree cooked spinach.
  3. Gently fry shallots and garlic in olive oil and mix well with pureed spinach.
  4. Note, a slight touch of freshly grated nutmeg, a pinch of good quality curry or any favorite spice adds a lot to this dish -
  5. part of eating healthy, delicious and cheap!
  6. see recent NY Times piece on 12 foods costing less than $1 - oatmeal, garbanzo beans, tuna, kale, apples and bananas,etc -.
  7. it's time we gluttonous Americans stopped eating more than our fair share on a planet where billions are starving. It's conscionable -.

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