Mustard Green Dip

Do you love spinach dip? Well then I encourage you to try this version made with one of my favorite cool season vegetables – mustard greens.


    • 2 heads mustard greens, washed, pat dry
    • 3 tablespoons olive oil
    • 1/2 cup red peppers, roasted
    • 2 teaspoons salt, divided
    • 1 teaspoon black pepper, freshly cracked
    • 5 ounces italian herb philadelphia cooking crème
    • 4 ounces firm tofu, cubed, pressed
    • 1/2 red onion, finely diced
    • 1 tablespoon dried basil
    • 1 tablespoon dried oregano
    • 1 tablespoon dried thyme
    • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese
    • 1/2 of 14oz can artichoke hearts, drained


    1. Begin by slicing the mustard greens into 1-inch strips.
    2. Heat 3 tablespoons olive oil in a large skillet and Sauté the greens over a medium heat for 12 minutes. Add artichoke hearts, roasted red peppers, 1 teaspoon of salt and the black pepper. Cook for an additional 7 minutes.
    3. Place the vegetables in a food processor, add the Philadelphia Cooking Creme, tofu, red onion, dried herbs, and 1 teaspoon of salt. Blend until well combined.
    4. Spread mixture into a 4 1/2 cup casserole dish and cover it with 1/2 a cup of Parmesan cheese. Bake in a preheated 350 degree F oven for 20 minutes until the cheese on top is golden brown.