The Yukon just may very well be the kale capital of Canada.
Kale is not just for chips anymore.
You can put in smoothies, salads, spanakopita,soups, quiches, and frittatas.
The sky is the limit.
Here is one of her favorite recipes for KALE QUINOA BURGERS and a photo of her friend Miyuki demonstrating the plethora of greens that can be successfully grown organically here in our northern climate.
Kale Quinoa Burgers
1 cup quinoa
2 cups finely chopped kale
¼ cup ground flax seeds
2 eggs lightly beaten
1 shallot minced
2 teaspoons fresh thyme, oregano or savory
½ teaspoon sea salt
¼ teaspoon black pepper
¼ teaspoon chipotle pepper
1 clove garlic minced
1 cup grated mozzarella
1 teaspoon lemon juice
Cook quinoa with 1 ½ cups water. Let cool for a few minutes. And ½ cup boiling water to the 1/4 ground flax seed, mix well and let cool.
Add flaxseed to quinoa. Add remaining ingredients and mix well. Form mixture into patties.
Bake on lightly greased cooking sheet at 375 degrees until golden brown.
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. These cookies ensure basic functionalities and security features of the website, anonymously.
The cookie is used by cdn services like CloudFare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".
The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.
The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Advertisement".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".
This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".
Advertisement cookies are used to provide visitors with relevant ads and marketing campaigns. These cookies track visitors across websites and collect information to provide customized ads.
1 year 24 days
Used by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.
This cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.
5 months 27 days
This cookie is set by Youtube. Used to track the information of the embedded YouTube videos on a website.