This totally simple creamed kale is the perfect Thanksgiving side dish. Full of healthy kale, cream cheese and a sprinkling of Parmesan cheese. I used fresh kale and topped it with french fried onions.
In this recipe, we slow-cook sturdy kale with a mixture of chicken stock, milk, heavy cream, and Parmesan cheese. A little nutmeg and red pepper add depth, and a pinch of lemon zest keeps the dairy-rich sauce from feeling too heavy.
Creamed Braising Greens: Everyone knows creamed spinach, but not everyone knows that the luxe preparation works equally well with heartier greens like collards, kale, chard and mustard. Eating your greens never felt so decadent.
What can vegans eat on Thanksgiving? Everything non-vegans eat except turkey, basically. Sure, Thanksgiving staples like gravy, mashed potatoes and green bean casserole tend to be made with meat, milk and butter — but they don't have to be.