Main Dishes

Mexican Kale Salad

Megan Dahlman
April 9, 2021

Why not have a salad with your fajitas? This would make a great main dish if you add some steak, chicken or shrimp. Try this would be delicious along with this salad.(Kudos to ifoodreal for the original recipe.)



4 cups baby or full-grown kale (stalks removed & coarsely chopped), packed

14 oz. can black beans, drained and rinsed

14 oz. can corn or 1 cup frozen corn, thawed

2 large bell peppers (any color), finely chopped

1 large avocado, finely chopped

1 large tomato, finely chopped

1/2 cup red onion, finely chopped

1/2 cup cilantro, finely chopped

1 tbsp jalapeño peppers, seeded & minced

For the dressing:

1 avocado

1/2 cup warm water

Juice from 1/2 lime

1 tsp cumin

3/4 tsp salt

1/2 tsp black pepper


Combine all the salad ingredients in a large bowl. In a food processor or blender, mix together the dressing ingredients until smooth. Pour over salad, toss and serve.

Trainer, nutrition coach, and Christian mom — in a culture that’s obsessed with “gym-selfies” and a number on the scale, I’m passionate about helping moms discover what it feels like to actually love their bodies and thrive in them.
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