You traded in iceberg lettuce for kale ages ago—but have you done anything with this superfood besides toss it in a bowl with some salad dressing and call it day? We have much more exciting ideas that run the gamut from salad to quiche to pizza. Read on for 35 of our favorite kale recipes that put the leafy green on the throne it deserves.
35 Kale Recipes That Make the Absolute Most of the Leafy Green
14. Warm Ginger-scallion Pork And Kale Salad
All kale needs to be its best is a little TLC. Here, that means wilting it on the stovetop in a zingy honey-rice vinegar dressing.
16. Sweet Potato, Tomato, Kale And Halloumi Sheet Tray
All the ingredients’ juices get to know each other on the pan, creating a pseudo sauce that tastes divine when soaked into quinoa, rice or crusty bread.
17. Kale Salad With Persimmons, Crispy Chickpeas And Fried Shallots
Not only is it satisfying and nutritious, but this salad is begging for some Instagram love too. The kale is tossed in citrusy Dijon dressing for good measure.
25. Kale Caesar Salad
Aka old reliable. All its flavor lies in the classic dressing that pulls out all the stops, anchovies included.
32. Avocado Green Curry Noodles
Complete with coconut flakes, cashews, flax seeds and kale. Choose between nutty soba noodles and chewy udon noodles.
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