Tuscan kale

noun

Definition of Tuscan kale

: a kale developed in Tuscany with long, wrinkled, dark green leaves that are cooked as a vegetable
  • Another variety becoming more widely available is Tuscan kale, also called lacinato or dinosaur kale. Tuscan kale has long, narrow, very dark leaves with a softer, pebbly texture, not curly.
  • —Shirley VickersDetroit Free Press26 Apr. 2012
called also black cabbage, black kale, cavolo nero, dinosaur kale, lacinato kale

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First Known Use of tuscan kale

1996


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