Especially that ginger tamari dressing…. Many admitted they were skeptical when I offered to bring a kale salad but all have asked for the recipe! I love chopped salad. Great salad and good advice about using kale in salads. Thanks, Vicki! Someone else informed me of that a while ago and I’ve been sure not to make that mistake again! Whisk sugar, vinegar, salt, pepper, and olive oil together in a bowl until sugar is dissolved; set aside. Kale has some amazing health benefits and avocado is great for the skin, will try this recipe out thanks very much for sharing :O). I made it twice in two weeks and again just last week for a work potluck and it got compliments. A colorful chopped kale salad bursting with Asian flavors, including ginger, cilantro, Thai basil and soy. Amazing! I like to decrease sugar, so I only added 1/3 cup white sugar--the raisins and craisins were sweet enuf! So glad you enjoyed it. Thank you, J! ▸ Categories Asian, dairy free, egg free, gluten free, main dishes, nut free, pack for lunch, recipes, salads, summer, vegan ▸ Ingredients avocado, basil, bell peppers, carrots, cilantro, edamame, ginger, kale, kale salad, snow peas, tamari, Vegetable enthusiast. Email me when Kate or another C+K reader replies directly to my comment. I'm glad I waited to review this bc this salad gets better after it sits. If you have a question, please skim the comments section—you might find an immediate answer there. Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved, The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified. I am going to look around and sample some of your other recipes. This is why one would usually see chopsticks either to the side of a dish or laying across the top of a bowl, never sticking out of the food as you have portrayed them in the photos. Love the edamame in it! Thanks for sharing! If it makes you feel any better, I didn’t eat kale at 14, either! Whisk sugar, vinegar, salt, pepper, and olive oil together in a bowl until sugar is dissolved; set aside. I find it only keeps for a few days, but you could try adding the avocado per serving. Absolutely! I was working through some issues awhile back, but should be resolved now. I add 1/2 Tbs of Sesame Oil for a little extra flavor in the dressing. Delicious recipe! But my husband loved it without the extra “tang”. This was a hit!! Hello from sunny San Diego! Leave a comment below and share a picture on. 1 bunch kale, stems removed and leaves chopped, ½ (16 ounce) package frozen shelled edamame (soybeans), thawed, ½ cup sweetened dried cranberries (such as Ocean Spray® Craisins®). I’d retake these if I could just find the time! Info. I have had this recipe in my to do book for a while. one quick note and im not sure if its been mentioned before but regular soy sauce is not gluten free. Add comma separated list of ingredients to include in recipe. I intend on making it again this week. This was a great, hearty dinner salad! I also added toasted slivered almonds. After assembling it I realized that as a side dish it will probably feed more like 8-10 people if they each ate about a 1/2 cup serving. I did not add fruit to it--it is still delicious! So colorful and delicious! It looks absolutely delicious. Hi John, I think the difference between the two would be pretty insignificant. I substituted coconut aminos for tamari…and used two tablespoons instead of one…but other than than…everyone loved it! Congrats! I am not vegetarian, so added shrimp to it (at my coworkers suggestion) as well as cashews! Have a wonderful trip, Kate! So weird. I didn't have all the listed ingredients so I added flax seeds and to save time--I chopped up the carrots, red onions, some basil and 2 cloves of garlic in my food processor---quick, easy! © Copyright 2020, 20 Things to Cook This Month That Have Nothing to Do With Thanksgiving, 15 Vegan Muffin Recipes for Easy Breakfasts, 15 Comfort Food Dinners That Start With Creamy Alfredo Sauce, 2-Ingredient Snacks That Are Too Easy Not to Make, Use Your Stale Bread in These Savory Bread Puddings, 13 Spiked Apple Cider Cocktails to Celebrate the Season, 15 Comfort Food Casseroles Inspired by World Cuisines, 12 Recipes to Turn Extra Chicken into Healthy Main Dish Salads, 15 Ground Beef Soup Recipes for Easy Weeknight Dinners, Ground Turkey Slow Cooker Recipes for Easy Weeknight Meals, 11 Top Chicken Casseroles That Lean to the Healthy Side, 12 Classic Italian Recipes Made Easy in the Instant Pot, Nutrition I usually do meal prep on Sunday and would hate to have browned avocado a couple days later.