kale salad with creamy roasted garlic dressing

I went to the farmers market yesterday.  I love the farmers market.  You always get the best the season has to offer, and it’s all local!  I saw some beautiful kale salad and picked it up.  I also come across some beautiful cucumber and tomatoes.  I really wanted to keep the kale in the most natural state.  “Why not a salad?”  Yeah, why not!

Curly Kale

I gave the kale a really good wash and tore it into bit sized pieces.  Chopped some tomatoes and cucumbers.  But, the dressing is what really made this salad.

Creamy~Roasted Garlic Dressing Ingredients

You will only need a few ingredients you already have in your kitchen.

Kale Salad with Creamy~Roasted Garlic Dressing

Creamy~Roasted Garlic Dressing

1 small head of garlic, roasted ~  (cut top off garlic head and wrap in aluminum foil, place in 250 degree oven for 25 minutes)

1/2 c tahini

1/2 large lemon, juice

1 T maple syrup

1/2 T spicy brown mustard

1 t amino acids

1 c water

Place all ingredients in a blender until smooth and creamy.

For salad; massage dressing into kale leaves.  Once dressing is fully incorporated into kale, add cucumbers and tomato and toss.  Top salad with hemp seeds.


Blackberry’s Mom

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