Category Archives: Kale

Pizza Beans From Smitten Kitchen

Earlier this year I posted a recipe for Greens and Beans. Beans with vegetables are a staple at my house. I was telling Wyatt how, for a quick dinner I often open a can of beans and a jar of … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Carrots, Chard, Greens, Kale, Recipes | 1 Comment

Kale Caesar Salad

Last week I posted one of my favorite ‘go-to’ meals. So I thought why not post another? I make this dressing and salad so often I have my ingredients and notes on making it taped on the inside of my … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Kale, Recipes, Salads | 2 Comments

Greens and Beans

Stop me if you have heard this one before. Greens and beans, my comfort food. Like most comfort meals you can use what you have on hand and what you like. I had a little more than 1 bunch worth … Continue reading

Posted in 2018, Chard, Collards, Greens, Kale

Shredded Brussels Sprouts Salad

We have a bumper crop of Brussels Sprouts this year and I couldn’t be happier about it. I love Brussels Sprouts roasted, pan fried, blanched, braised and raw. I think B sprouts might be my favorite green vegetable. If you … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Kale, Recipes

The Perfect Kale Chip Recipe: Guest CSA Member Recipe

Hi CSA Members: Today I’d like to post a guest recipe from one of our CSA Members, Laura McCall. She has perfected the Kale Chip, a fun and easy way to transform your kales into a delicious snack.  Here is … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Kale, Recipes, Salads

Warm Kale Salad

Remember when massaged kale salad was all the rage? I think warm salads are going to be the next ‘thing’. Warm greens are less bitter and easier to chew than raw greens, AND they make great leftovers. This salad is … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Kale, Recipes, Salads

Kale and Apple Salad

I have eaten this wonderful salad several times at Oak at 14th. I just made it recently for the first time. The Denver Post got the recipe from Oak chef and owner, Steve Redzikowski. Click here for Steve’s recipe: Kale … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Apples, Kale, Recipes, Salads

Greens with Lemon and Honey

1 green garlic (or 2 cloves garlic) 1 walking onion (or 1/2 medium onion) 1 bunch any cooking greens (chard, kale, rabe, mustard, nice tops from beets or turnips, braising mix, etc) 2 tsp. agave nectar (to taste) 1 lemon, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Chard, Greens, Kale, Recipes

Grilled Cheese and Kale Sandwich

I wrestled with myself whether to blog this or not. I mean, really? A grilled cheese sandwich? So I made it and took a bite an thought. Yeah, this is probably worth sharing. Kale, spinach, or chard crammed onto a … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Kale, Recipes | 1 Comment

Grilled Kale

If you like kale chips you will like grilled kale. When you sauté’ or steam kale it becomes very tender. When you grill or bake (like kale chips) the kale it is more firm and chewy and has a toasty … Continue reading

Posted in 2013, Kale, Recipes | 1 Comment