Recipe courtesy of Geoffrey Zakarian
Show: The Kitchen
Episode: Celebrate Mom
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Total:
20 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
2 1/2 cups
Level:
Easy
Total:
20 min
Active:
20 min
Yield:
2 1/2 cups
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

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Bring a large pot of water to a boil; season the water generously with kosher salt. Prepare an ice water bath with a colander. Blanch the Swiss chard in the boiling water until tender, about 2 minutes. Shock immediately in the ice water. Drain by squeezing the leaves in a ball in a clean kitchen cloth.

Put the cooked chard, almonds, cheese, nutmeg, cloves, lemon zest and juice and garlic into the bowl of a food processor and pulse until the mixture begins to break down and come together. Add enough olive oil to the mixture to just get it to come together, about 3/4 cup. Season with salt and pepper.

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