Dark Chocolate Covered Kale Chips

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Yes. You heard me right.

I covered, coated and drizzled my kale chips with dark chocolate.

And it was amazing.

Pure bliss in a lil’ kale chip.  Who woulda’ known?

Just in time for Love Day.

And although there is no ‘Lover’, hehe..

My Chocolate Kale Chips are enough for me.

And I’m a happy camper.

Now, close your eyes and imagine these with a drizzle of …

This…

I’m leaving the rest up to you.

Go ahead, give ‘em a shot, these chips are unreal…sweet n’ savory…just how I like ‘em.

And perfect for your Love Day dessert.

Dark Chocolate Covered Kale Chips

Ingredients

  • 1 large bushel of kale
  • 1/4 cup dark chocolate
  • 1 tsp. olive oil
  • 1/4 tsp. sea salt
  • 1/3 tsp. chili powder

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 325 degrees F.
  2. Line a baking sheet with aluminum foil.
  3. Roughly chop kale into 1 inch chip-like size pieces.  Spread kale evenly onto baking sheet.  Drizzle with olive oil.
  4. Place into the oven; bake for 20 minutes or until crispy.
  5. Remove from oven.  Drizzle with melted dark chocolate.  Sprinkle with sea salt and chili powder.
  6. Serve.

And just in time for Love Day, here are a few Manhattan Love ideas for you to enjoy on Monday night in the Big Apple

The Culinary Loft’s Valentine’s Cooking Class: You and your love can create a full menu from 6:30-9PM full of delicious treats such as cinnamon spiced chocolate cake. www.TheCulinaryLoft.com

Counter’s Vegetarian and Vegan friendly dinner with unique healthy dishes and wine pairings created just for this Love Day. www.CounterNyc.com

Kellari Tavern’s Pop The Question Deal.  The first 5 couples to propose marriage during their meal at either Kellari Tavern location on Valentine’s Day and show the ring will receive a lifetime free dinner every year on Valentine’s Day or wedding anniversary (your choice) at Kellari Tavern.  How funny is that? New couples will also receive a free bottle of champagne. www.kellari.us

And, here are a few Loveable notes that I thought I’d share with you to get you all in the happy, love mood whether you have someone special to share this day with or you are alone, just remember you make your own happiness in life and the most important thing is that you are happy with yourself.

Take some time on Valentine’s Day to think about you and reflect on how you love yourself and others.

Love Yourself, Love Your City: 5 Ways to B eat the Winter Blues

50 Ways to Feed Your Lover

Have a fabulous, Loveable weekend everyone.

xo

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