Fall is coming and crunchy snacks are bound to happen. But instead of reaching for the potato, tortilla and corn-puff style chips – try something a little more healthy – and maybe even a little more delicious! Kale Chips! These sassy green “chips” are beloved by both kids and adults and can be made in a variety of ways – with differing flavor accents. Two methods are possible: oven-baked or raw and dehydrated. The flavors: try spicy-cheezy nacho-ish “cheese” — or bold and zesty sour cream and onion — or even strange and alluring Chocolate Kale Chips! Take a peek at 11 amazing kale chip recipes.
Basic Kale Chips 1 of 11Before you dive into crazy-cool kale chip flavors, it is good to start with a basic recipe of pure, simple salted kale chips. You may be amazed at how delicious simple can be!
Make basic kale chips
Crispy Kale Chip Snack 2 of 11So just when do you eat kale chips? Anytime you need a snack! Munch on them in front of the television, during a study or work break or pack them in lunchboxes for the perfect kid-friendly, parent-approved healthy snack!
Make crispy kale chips
Cheesy Kale Chips 3 of 11These bright orange kale chips are coated in a thick and bold cheesy sauce featuring red pepper, nutritional yeast and tahini accents.
Photo Credit: Erin, Olives for Dinner.
Get the recipe for cheesy kale chips at Olives for Dinner
Sun-dried Tomato Cheezy Kale Chips 4 of 11Cheesy kale chips are accented with the savory summer flavor of sun-dried tomato. This light and crispy raw chip is easy to crave.
Photo Credit: Angela, Oh She Glows.
Get the recipe for sun-dried tomato cheesy kale chips at Oh She Glows
Spicy Cheezy Kale Chips 5 of 11These thick and flavor-coated kale chips are oven-baked and infused with nutritional yeast, red pepper and spicy jalapeno flavors.
Photo Credit: Kathy, Healthy Happy Life.
Get the recipe for spicy cheesy kale chips at Healthy. Happy. Life.
Sour Cream and Onion 6 of 11Angela experimented with a recipe for sour cream and onion kale chips — using cashew, lemon and apple cider vinegar as ingredients. Classic chip flavor goes vegan and kale green.
Photo Credit: Angela, Oh She Glows.
Check out sour cream and onion kale chips at Oh She Glows
Smoky Spicy Kale Chips 7 of 11These light and crispy kale chips are infused with bright, spicy and smoky flavors from chili flakes, olive oil, paprika and cayenne.
Photo Credit: Todd and Diane, White on Rice Couple.
Check out smoky spicy kale chips at White on Rice Couple
Oven-Baked Olive Oil Kale Chips 8 of 11This simple oven baked recipe combines sea salt and olive oil for a perfectly crisp-looking chip that is sure to please.
Photo Credit: Julie, Tastefully Julie.
Check out oven-baked kale chips at Tastefully Julie
Raw Herb Garlic Kale Chips 9 of 11These raw kale chips are infused with tahini, lemon juice, garlic and herbs like cilantro or parsley. Divine, healthy and raw-tastic!
Photo Credit: Anya, G0lubka.
Check out raw kale chips at G0lubka
Chocolate Kale Chips 10 of 11Who says kale chips can't be transformed into a chocolate-y treat - totally dessert worthy? Try this savory-sweet recipe and taste something totally new and amazing!
Photo Credit: Jess, Cupcakes and Kale.
Check out chocolate kale chips at Cupcakes and Kale
Curry Kale Chips 11 of 11Curry kale chips with a spicy kick! These raw delights are just one more way to satisfy your kale chip craving. Photo Credit: Gena, ChoosingRaw.
Get the recipe for spicy curry kale chips at Choosing Raw
Read more from Kathy on her blog, Healthy. Happy. Life.
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