Asian Kale Salad & Red Pepper Dressing

Ingredients

yeilds: 1 big serving or 2 small side salads

  • 2 big stalks of kale
  • Sea salt
  • Red pepper salad dressing (see recipe below)
  • 1/2 avocado, cubed
  • 1/2 pear chopped
  • 1 tablespoon red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2  teaspoon sesame seeds
  1. Pull the kale leaves off  the stems, and break into small, bite sized pieces. Sprinkle with sea salt and massage the leaves for a couple of minutes, scrunching handfuls of kale in your hands.  Repeat until the kale becomes darker in color and more fragrant.
  2. Put kale into a bowl, drizzle in desired amount of salad dressing. Toss Kale until fully coated.
  3. Add the avocado, carrots, pear and red onion.
  4. Top with a big sprinkle of sesame seeds. Enjoy!
Red Pepper Dressing:

Ingredients:

  • 4 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/2 red pepper, seeded and chopped into big pieces
  • 1/2 lime, juiced
  • 1 tablespoons agave nectar
  • 1/8 tsp ground ginger
  • 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
  • 1/2 clove garlic
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil

Instructions:
Blend all ingredients thoroughly in a food processor or blender. Blend!

2 thoughts on “Asian Kale Salad & Red Pepper Dressing

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