Crispy Kale Salad with Lime Dressing

Crispy Kale Salad With Lime Dressing Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Lynette !

By
@breezermom

This recipe uses kale two ways....as the crispy topping for the salad, and as part of the greens in the salad.

Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

1 1/2 Tbsp
palm sugar or light brown sugar, packed
1/4 c
fresh lime juice
3 Tbsp
fish sauce
1 tsp
minced garlic
1/2
red thai chile or red jalapeno, seeded, thinly sliced
24 small
tuscan kale leaves or other kale torn into 5" long pieces
1 Tbsp
vegetable oil
kosher salt
freshly ground black pepper
3 c
mixed tender herbs, loosely packed (such as cilantro, basil, and mint)
3 c
mixed shaved vegetables (such as carrots, beets, and radishes)
2 c
watercress or baby arugula
2 c
thinly sliced stemmed tuscan kale leaves
1 c
cucumber, thinly sliced

How to Make Crispy Kale Salad with Lime Dressing

Step-by-Step

  • 1Microwave sugar and 2 tablespoons water on high in a medium microwave-safe bowl until the sugar is dissolved, about 30 seconds. Let cool. Whisk in the next 4 ingredients for the dressing. Set aside.
  • 2Arrange racks in upper and lower thirds of the oven; preheat to 250°. Brush the tops o the kale leaves with oil;p season with salt and pepper. Arrange in a single layer on 2 large baking sheets. Bake, rotating sheets top to bottom halfway through, until kale is crisp, about 30 minutes. Transfer leaves from the baking sheets to a wire rack; let cool.
  • 3Mix herbs and the remaining 4 ingredients with 6 tablespoons dressing in a large bowl; Divide salad among plates; top with crispy kale leaves and drizzle the remaining dressing over the top.

Printable Recipe Card

About Crispy Kale Salad with Lime Dressing

Course/Dish: Lettuce Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Diabetic, Low Fat, Dairy Free, Low Carb
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #arugula, #kale, #watercress




Leave a Comment

15 Simple Springtime Salad Recipes

15 Simple Springtime Salad Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Whether you're looking for a light meal or an easy side, there's nothing basic about these simple salad recipes.

Up Your Green Veggie Game Recipe

Up Your Green Veggie Game

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Trying to increase the number of greens in your diet? The number one mistake that most people make when trying to eat healthier is not including enough variety! You may...