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Crispy Grilled Kale with Creamy Sesame Dressing

Serves 4

Total Time
15 mins

Save yourself a little work: Look for already toasted sesame seeds at Asian markets or grocery stores.

su-Crispy Grilled Kale with Creamy Sesame Dressing

Photo: Lisa Romerein; Styling: Dani Fisher
 1 bunch Lacinato kale (about 10 oz.; often sold as "dinosaur kale" or "Tuscan kale")
 1 tablespoon olive oil
 1 tablespoon toasted sesame seeds
 1 tablespoon tahini (sesame paste)
 2 teaspoons soy sauce
 2 tablespoons olive oil mayonnaise or regular mayonnaise
 1 teaspoon honey
Step 1

Heat grill to medium (350° to 450°). Rub kale with oil. Grill, turning once, until slightly softened and streaked brown, 5 to 6 minutes total.

Step 2

Combine sesame seeds, tahini, soy sauce, mayonnaise, and honey in medium bowl. Cut kale into 1-in. slices, add to bowl, and toss to coat with dressing.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 0

Amount Per Serving
Calories 127Calories from Fat 67
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 9.4g15%

Saturated Fat 1.2g6%
Cholesterol 2.5mg1%
Sodium 264mg11%
Total Carbohydrate 8.9g3%

Dietary Fiber 1.9g8%
Protein 3.2g7%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.