Goma Ai Shingiku – Sesame and Chrysanthemum Greens

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1 bunch of chrysanthemum greens, stems and leaves
2 teaspoons sesame seeds
2 teaspoons soy sauce
1 1/2 teaspoons sugar


Bring a pot of water to a good rolling boil on the stove.
Plop the chrysanthemum greens (whole) into the water, and boil for not more than a minute.chrysanthemum greens cooked small
Drain as much excess water as possible out, then cut the greens into bite size or smaller pieces.
Plop drained greens in a small mixing bowl. Sprinkle the sesame seeds, soy sauce and sugar over the top, stir.