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Easy Kale Tahini Salad

This salad is a healthier & super delicious Caesar salad made with kale and a tahini dressing! It's addictive.
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Keyword Kale Caesar salad, Kale tahini salad, salad with tahini dressing
Prep Time 10 minutes
Servings 4


For the salad:

  • 4 cups kale, packed
  • 1 cup croutons
  • ¼ cup sunflower seeds
  • ¼ cup shaved Parmesan cheese

For the Tahini dressing:

  • ½ cup tahini
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • ¼ teaspoon black pepper
  • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • ½ cup + 1 tablespoon water


  • Start by washing the kale and taring it up into bite sized pieces using your hands. When you do this, also massage the kale to break down the fibers
  • Mix the salad dressing ingredients together using a fork or an immersion blender (or any other type). Taste and adjust seasoning and thickness by adding more water.
  • Assemble the salad by adding the kale to a plate, followed by the croutons, sunflower seeds and Parmesan cheese, then finally adding the dressing. Enjoy!