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Sautéed Swiss Chard with Hazelnuts and Garlic

Photo: Luca Trovato; Styling: Lynda Hirst
Prep time 10 mins
Cook time 20 mins
Total time 30 mins
Yield Makes 6 to 8 servings
Swiss chard, garlic, and anchovy are cooked in a skillet and then tossed with toasted hazelnuts and sherry vinegar.


  • 1/2 cup chopped hazelnuts
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 anchovy fillet
  • 2 garlic cloves, sliced
  • 2 pounds red Swiss chard, leaves torn and stems trimmed into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 to 2 teaspoons sherry vinegar
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper

How to Make It

  1. Toast hazelnuts in a large, deep skillet over medium heat, stirring constantly, 3 minutes or until fragrant. Remove nuts from skillet.

  2. Melt butter in skillet; stir in anchovy and garlic. Cook, stirring constantly, 1 minute or until garlic is toasted and anchovy has broken apart. Add chard, in batches, stirring until wilted. Cook, tossing occasionally, 15 minutes or until tender. Stir in sherry vinegar and nuts. Season with kosher salt and black pepper to taste.