Inventory, 24 ct : 4.00
This item was last sold on : 12/20/14
Purple kale is available year round with a peak season during the winter months.
Purple kale produces serrated vibrant purple variegated ruffled leaves. This attractive vegetable offers a mild cabbage flavor and a chewy semi-crisp texture.
Tender Purple kale greens are a great intense addition to mixed green salads. They are great carriers for peanuts, almonds, tamari, chiles and other Asian ingredients like sesame oil and ginger. The leaves can be eaten raw, braised, grilled and added to soups and stews.
Since kale survives well in cold climates, it is a favorite mealtime entree served in Scandinavia, Germany, Holland and Scotland. it is also popular in a Portugese soup titled caldo verde, a hearty broth of potatoes, savories and sausage.
Beautiful ornamental purple kale, Brassica oleracea, is cultivated from the dwarf variety of kale and looks like a giant ruffled flower. Although it will grow in warmer climates, cooler weather suits flowering kale much better, but it isn't quite as cold hardy as common kale.
Restaurants currently purchasing this product as an ingredient for their menu.
|Bahia Resort Kitchen||San Diego CA||858-488-0551|
|JR Produce||San Diego CA||858-270-3857|
|TREO||Rancho Santa Fe CA||760-672-2587|
|Tiger Tiger||San Diego CA||619 764 5475|
|Stevie's Catering||San Diego CA||619-995-8343|
|The Pearl Hotel||San Diego CA||877-732-7573|
|Lodge at Torrey Pines Main||San Diego CA||858-453-4420|
|Adorations||San Diego CA||619-225-1915|
|Harney Sushi Oceanside||Oceanside CA||760-967-1820|
|Mesa College||San Diego CA||619-388-2240|
|Green Dragon Tavern & Museum||Carlsbad CA||760-797-5579|
|Bernard'O Restaurant||San Diego CA||858-487-7171|
|Ohana Catering||San Diego CA||858-278-1043|
|Pacific Views Event Center-Camp Pendleton||Oceanside CA||760-763-1675|
|San Diego Humane Society||San Diego CA||619-299-7012|
|Burlap||San Diego CA||858 369 5700|
|Nobu||San Diego CA||619-814-4124|
|The Hake||La Jolla CA||619-994-7832|
|Tapenade||San Diego CA||858-551-7500|
|The Farm Golf Club||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-5585|
|Bahia Resort Hotel||San Diego CA||858-488-0551|
|Catering By Felicia G.||San Diego CA||619-742-4747|
|Baja Betty's||San Diego CA||619-269-8510|
|Four Seasons Residence Club||Carlsbad CA||760-603-3700|
|Horizon School-Rancho Santa Fe||Rancho Santa Fe CA||858-756-5599|
|Kettner Exchange||San Diego CA||312-415-5455|
|Diamond Jack||Chula Vista CA||619-424-1000|
|Surf Side Cuisine||San Diego CA||619 507-0891|
|Waters Catering||San Diego CA||619-276-8803 ex 4|
|MCRD-Marine Corps Recruit Dept||San Diego CA||619-725-6388|
|Bernardo Heights Country Club||San Diego CA||858-487-4022|
|Turquoise Coffee||San Diego CA||858-412-5377|
|Terra Restaurant||San Diego CA||619-293-7088|
Recipes that include Kale Purple. One is easiest, three is harder.
|Dianasaur Dishes||Kale and Parmesan Casserole|
|Mostly Eating||Frittata of Parsnip, Red Onion, Kale and Gouda|
|Budget Bytes||Apple Dijon Kale Salad|
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Glen Park Village Farmers' Market
Near Daly City, California, United States
About 392 days ago, 11/24/13
Spotter's comments : Purple Kale spotted at Glen Park Village Farmers' Market. Different effect than green kale, purple adds a new color to a dish. Organic from J&M Ibarra Farm.
Root 246 Near Solvang, California, United States
About 534 days ago, 7/05/13
Spotter's comments : Chef was picking it from the garden out front as we walked up!
Barrio Starr Near San Diego, California, United States
About 679 days ago, 2/10/13
Spotter's comments : Breakfast tamale with vibrant purple kale!