black cabbage

noun

Definition of black cabbage

: tuscan kale
  • If you can't find black cabbage—also known as dinosaur kale or cavolo nero—you can substitute green kale.
  • —Carla SpartosNew York Post13 Jan. 2010
  • … pot-roasted partridge goes beautifully with pancetta, black cabbage and onions.
  • —James SucklingWine Spectator28 Feb. 1997

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First Known Use of black cabbage

1855


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