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There's a kale shortage and you can blame hipsters

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At least according to this article:


I will note that there appears to be plenty of kale at the farmers markets I visit.

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  1. Personally I am drowning in CSA Kale I cannot keep up with my weekly kale-bomb

    trendiness aside though Kale is actually a very useful and versatile green, keeps well, is easier to cook with than collards and less fragile than chard.

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    1. re: JTPhilly

      I agree with everything you wrote. However, IMO, kale caesar is an abomination.

      1. re: tcamp

        yes, abomination - there should be laws about what gets called "Cesar" salad

    2. The newest trend: blaming hipsters for everything.