A quick and delicious side dish – kale stir-fried with Tabasco, pancetta and onions. This post is sponsored by Tabasco.
Let’s discuss leafy greens, shall we? They’re green, their leafy, and they are really, really good for you. And cooked well, they are remarkably tasty too. It’s funny that I’ve never featured a kale recipe on my blog, because we eat a fair bit of it at home. Mostly we stir-fry it, with some garlic and some hot pepper flakes. A touch of salt and pepper and you’re done. If you leave it in the hot pan for an extra moment or two, it might even get a bit crispy. Yum!
Of course, with the Tabasco challenge, I can’t use garlic or hot pepper flakes. I can, obviously, use Tabasco. And onions can take the place of the garlic. Okay, that sounds pretty good. But you know what sounds even better? Cooking some bacon and then stir-frying the kale in the bacon grease. Mind you, I’ve already featured bacon in 2 of my Tabasco recipes. Maybe I should shake it up a bit. What else can I use? Oh yay, pancetta’s on the list. I love pancetta!
A quick, easy and delicious way to get a little more of your leafy greens. Are you down with that?