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Detox kale salad

Hi, I'm Gina. I like food. A lot. That's what you'll find on Running to the Kitchen with the occasional smattering of fitness, sarcasm & weimaraners. 

Time to detox!

Too much turkey, pie and stuffing? Detox with this healthy, nutrient-dense salad.

Feeling sluggish and full from yesterday's eating extravanganza? This kale salad, packed with carrots, radishes, cabbage and tart lemon dressing, will help you detox down off your turkey and stuffing high.

Detox kale salad recipe

Serves 4


  • 2 carrots, grated
  • 1/2 cup radishes, thinly sliced
  • 1-1/2 cups sliced red cabbage
  • 2 cups thinly sliced kale leaves (stems removed)
  • 1/4 cup chopped parsley
  • 2 tablespoons pumpkin seeds
  • 2 tablespoons raisins
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 3 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • Juice 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons honey
  • 1/2 tablespoon fresh ginger, grated


  1. Combine all the salad ingredients in a large bowl.
  2. Whisk together the olive oil, lemon juice, honey and ginger in a small bowl and pour over the salad.
  3. Toss to combine and let sit for about 5 minutes before serving.

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