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The Hippy Gourmet makes Roasted Potatoes with Kale Pesto

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Roasted Potatoes with Kale Pesto Recipe: In this segment taken from Episode #111 of the Hippy Gourmet TV Show, we feature a recipe from the Farmer John cookbook "The Real Dirt on Vegetables" - which is Kale Pesto, and then The Hippy Gourmet blends that with his famous Paprika Roasted Potatoes.
  Red potato 300 Gram
  Olive oil 1 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  White pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Seasoned salt 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Ground paprika 1⁄4 Tablespoon
For kale pesto
  Kale bunch 200 Gram
  Water 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Salt 1⁄2 Tablespoon
  Walnut 1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)
  Garlic clove 8 Large
  Olive oil 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Shredded parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)

1. Pre-heat the oven at 450F.
2. Par boil red potatoes, and dice into 4 pieces.
3. Remove the stems from kale leaves.

4. For Roasted potatoes, in a mixing bowl, place potatoes, olive oil, salt, paprika, white pepper, seasoned salt and toss gently to mix all ingredients.
5. In a baking tray, arrange the potatoes in a single layer, sprinkle some ground paprika.
6. Bake at 450F for 40 minutes.
7. For Kale pesto, in a deep pan place the kale leaves.
8. In another pan boil water with salt.
9. Pour the boiling water onto the kale, boil for another 10 minutes.
10. In a frying pan, dry roast the walnuts.
11. In a blender, place garlic and walnuts and blend. Add drained kale leaves, Parmesan cheese and olive oil, blend again.

12. Sprinkle some shredded Parmesan onto the baked potato and serve hot with kale pesto.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Red Potato
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
17 Minutes
Ready In: 
37 Minutes
Roasted Potatoes with Kale Pesto

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 523 Calories from Fat 382

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 45 g68.5%

Saturated Fat 6.1 g30.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 6.9 mg2.3%

Sodium 1554.8 mg64.8%

Total Carbohydrates 26 g8.5%

Dietary Fiber 5.4 g21.5%

Sugars 2 g

Protein 12 g24.8%

Vitamin A 164.6% Vitamin C 116.4%

Calcium 21.4% Iron 16.9%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

1 Comment

shantihhh's picture
Fun video! Are you in the SF Bay Area?
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