Definition of lacinato kale
- Not ordinary kale but Tuscan kale, or cavolo nero. This type of kale is sometimes sold in America as lacinato kale.
- —Nancy Harmon Jenkins, Food & Wine, March 2001
- Dungeness crab cakes accompanied by shaved daikon or the black truffle-roasted hen with tender steamed lacinato kale.
- —Todd Coleman, Saveur, October 2006