Crispy Lemon Garlic Kale Chips

  • Level: Easy
  • Yield: 4 servings
  • Total: 25 min
  • Active: 5 min


Kale Chips:

1 bunch curly kale, stemmed and leaves torn into 2-inch pieces

2 teaspoons lemon zest 

1/2 teaspoon granulated garlic powder

1 tablespoon olive oil 

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 

Dipping Sauce:

3/4 cup sour cream

1/4 cup buttermilk 

1 tablespoon lemon juice 

1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 

1/4 teaspoon paprika 

Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper 


  1. For the chips: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F and place a rack in the center of the oven.
  2. Place the kale on a sheet pan in an even layer. Sprinkle the lemon zest and granulated garlic over the kale. Drizzle the oil over the top and sprinkle salt and pepper to taste. Bake until crisp, about 20 minutes.
  3. For the dipping sauce: In a medium bowl, whisk the sour cream, buttermilk, lemon juice, cumin, paprika and some salt and pepper until combined. Serve with the kale chips.
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6 Reviews


I don’t like kale and I think kale chips are super nasty but then I tried this recipe.........SUPER DELICIOUS. The chips are good alone but the sauce really makes the flavors pop. So so good, def making these again

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