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beanodc Mar 7, 2013 01:52 PM

I recently bought baby kale in a box for salad. it was great but I have no idea where I bought it. I shop at Trader Joes, Giant, Whole Foods, Safeway and Shoppers in No Va. I can't find it at any of those stores and the store personnel have not been helpful. Has anyone else found it? TIA

  1. helen_m Mar 7, 2013 03:28 PM

    They had some (a couple of different brands) in the Whole Foods on P Street this afternoon.

    I have bought some at the Dupont Farmers Market (I'd never seen baby kale before, so it's kind of a novelty for me - you don't really get it in the UK).

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      Indy 67 Mar 8, 2013 03:29 AM

      Recently, I've bought boxes of baby kale at Whole Foods (Falls Church). I've also enjoyed a variation on baby from the Arlington Harris Teeter. This other product comes from the same packager, but is a combination of greens including baby kale, baby Swiss chard, and baby spinach. This combo option would work very well in a salad.

      The McLean Giant carries a product that is close, but isn't really appropropriate to be used raw for salads. Giant carries a plastic package of mixed kale, but the kale is torn pieces from larger, mature leaves and probably need cooking to be used successfully.

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        beanodc Mar 8, 2013 10:58 AM

        Thanks for the answers. I'll try Whole Foods again.

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          Capsgirl44 Mar 13, 2013 01:51 PM

          Giant carries it now; I was so excited to see it! It's only been there for the past month or so, and there's only 1 slot for it in the display, so you can miss it easily. It's where they have the baby arugula, baby spinach, etc. All the organic boxed salad greens.

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            Super Salad Mar 19, 2013 05:46 PM

            Wegman's in Crofton. Organic. Boom.

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