25 Best Kale Recipes

Kale Salad

Kale Salad

The key to this salad is finely chopping the kale leaves. The chili powder and lemon allow the kale to taste fresh and give it that extra spice of flavor. 


By Whole Foods Market

Kale Lemonade

Kale Lemonade

 You’ve probably had pink lemonade before, but green lemonade? This addictive summer sipper is delicious but also really good for you.


By Apples and Onions

Salmon and Kale Delight

Salmon and Kale Delight
2

Lean protein is the perfect way to maintain energy for longer periods of time, and this salmon recipe is a flavorful way to keep up your intake.


By Lisa Consiglio Ryan

Raw Shiitake Kale Salad

Raw Shiitake Kale Salad

One night I went to a fabulous event in Boulder hosted by Bauman College. During this evening one of the graduates from Bauman's chef program did a great ...


By Elana Amsterdam

Mediterranean Kale Soup Recipe

Mediterranean Kale Soup Recipe
3.9

The heartiness provided by the kale and lentils brings "comfort" right into this soup and packs in a great amount of energy. I think most of the spices and ...


By Megan Watson

Kale Lemonade Recipe

Kale Lemonade Recipe
3.4

You’ve probably had pink lemonade before, but green lemonade? This addictive summer sipper is delicious but also really good for you.


By Apples and Onions

Kale Bean Soup Recipe

Kale Bean Soup Recipe
4

 I love kale, but sometimes all the chewing it requires makes me put off using it. To avoid that jaw-aching task, I put my beloved food processor to work.  ...


By FoodFitnessFreshAir

JR's Kale Salad Recipe

JR's Kale Salad Recipe
3.4

This salad is named after my dear friend Jeff Rapozza. I had this salad with him at an open-air market one day and it was divine. We bought some kale and ...


By Lulu Powers

Sautéed Kale Recipe

Sautéed Kale Recipe
5

I love kale. My boys love kale. Even my husband goes for it. Kale is a universally favorite vegetable in our family. And boy am I lucky, since it's a ...


By Elana Amsterdam

Chocolate Kale Smoothie

Chocolate Kale Smoothie
5

Some people may not like greens, but almost everyone likes chocolate — and that’s all you’ll taste in this thick, wonderfully irresistible shake.Reprinted ...


By marcyafranklin

Kale and Onion Pizza

Kale and Onion Pizza

This variation on the classic pizza recipe leaves out the tomato in order to emphasize the unusual flavor of the kale for a light, summer meal. Click Here ...


By arb1214

Lemony Kale Spaghetti

Lemony Kale Spaghetti

Not only is kale a superfood, packed with antioxidants, including 206 percent of the recommended daily dose of vitamin A, but it also tastes great and can ...


By Feed Me Dearly

Kale and Feta Burrito

Kale and Feta Burrito

I shamefully admit that I am new to the kale wagon. I resisted the trend for quite a while, but recently caved and have since fallen head over heels for the ...


By Tim McGeever

Kale and Pancetta Risotto

Kale and Pancetta Risotto
3.5

If you're just coming around to liking kale, as I am, this is a wonderful recipe to try — the healthy, bitter green is well balanced against the salty ...


By Maryse Chevriere

Crispy Kale Bars

Crispy Kale Bars
4.65

Copious amounts of kale were sacrificed in my pursuit of a kale energy bar. On my umpteenth attempt at puréeing the leaves into gooey-green glue, ...


By Power Hungry Cookbook

Kale Caesar Salad

Kale Caesar Salad

This Kale Caesar Salad will help keep you fueled and focused during your work out. 


By Lauren Gordon

Kale Waldorf Salad

Kale Waldorf Salad

This variation on the classic Waldorf salad uses kale instead of lettuce and adds apple and walnuts to the dressing for a creamy consistency without using ...


By Whole Foods Market

Holiday Kale Salad

Holiday Kale Salad

Serve this healthy and flavorful kale salad this holiday.For more recipes, visit Justmarriedandcooking.com


By Couples Kitchen

Tuscan-Style Kale Bean Stew

Tuscan-Style Kale Bean Stew
3.55

Cannellini beans give this stew a creaminess and body that will make you forget all about the carbs. If you can't sit around the house for three hours (and ...


By Will Budiaman

Crispy Chickpeas and Kale Chips

Crispy Chickpeas and Kale Chips
2.75

I promise, these chips taste just like potato chips, if not better! This is the perfect recipe for introducing non-kale eaters to the wonders of kale, and ...


By Terry Walters

Dark Chocolate-Covered Kale Chips

Dark Chocolate-Covered Kale Chips
3.5

Kale chips have been all the rage because they're the perfect healthy substitution for anyone with a potato chip addiction. This recipe makes them even ...


By Amie Valpone

Kale and White Bean Soup

Kale and White Bean Soup
2.75

I have a newfound love for kale. These days, I'm baking it into chips, adding it to pasta dishes, and even eating it in salads. But this was my first ...


By Carly Goldsmith

Red Yam and Kale Salad

Red Yam and Kale Salad
3

Kale gets an interesting charred flavor from a quick, hot toss in a cast-iron pan. Dressed simply with extra-virgin olive oil and tossed with perfectly ...


By Matthew Dickson

Spiced Tuscan Kale Chips Recipe

Spiced Tuscan Kale Chips Recipe
5

Admittedly, I have been obsessed with kale lately. There is a dish at one of my favorite breakfast places, Fresh Café, that serves one of the most delicious ...


By Elaina Samardzija

Organic Kale Salad with Lemon

Organic Kale Salad with Lemon

Curly kale and other hearty dark green vegetables are in season. Soaking the leafy green in a refreshing lemon and garlic dressing overnight will make the ...


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Best Kale Recipes

What is Kale?

On a recent episode of Top Chef: New Orleans, Food & Wine’s editor-in-chief Dana Cowin named kale as a trend that she’d like to see disappear. Recently, kale has starred on countless menus in the same salad variations, but to call the leafy vegetable merely a trend is misinformed, as it has had a place in food repertoires worldwide for quite some time. To know more about everything kale-related, we’ve outlined the basics that you should ...