01/05/2015 10:42 am ET Updated Mar 07, 2015

The 9 Best Things to Do With Your January Kale


Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun. 

Today: You're likely going to buy some kale in January. Here are the best things to do with it.

Whether you're working on a very green resolution or you're simply trying to counteract a month-long sugar cookie hangover, January is a good time for kale. Once you buy a few bunches, make sure you know how to prep and cook them: