kale salad with tart cherries and pine nuts

kale salad with tart cherries and pine nuts

kale salad with tart cherries and pine nutsI kind of can’t believe I haven’t shared this salad with y’all yet. Given my affinity for kale salads. And tart cherries (I loooooooove them, y’all). And pine nuts. And goat cheese. Seriously, it’s like a Kirstin’s Favorite Things salad grand slam.

kale salad with tart cherries and pine nutsThis salad not a Whole30 compliant (because of the goat cheese and the honey), so this was absolutely on my “After Whole 30″ list!
kale salad with tart cherries and pine nuts


1 bunch kale, ribs removed and cut into tiny pieces

1/4 c olive oil

juice of one lemon

2 T honey

pinch garlic salt

2/3 cup dried tart cherries

1/2 cup toasted pine nuts

crumbles of goat cheese


Cut the kale into tiny pieces. Whisk together the olive oil, lemon, honey and garlic salt. Toss onto kale. Add cherries and pine nuts. Top with goat cheese.

kale salad with tart cherries and pine nutsEnjoy! Yum yum yum!

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