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Kale & Cheddar Scrambled Eggs

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Clock Icon for Prep Time 15 min prep
Person Icon for Serving Size 2-3 servings
Carrot Icon for Number of Ingredients Size 6 ingredients

Kale and eggs go perfect together in this simple recipe. The cancer fighting superfood turns simple scrambled eggs into a nutrition powerhouse that is oh so easy to put together, and really delicious too, making...


  • 4 large eggs
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • ½ medium shallot, sliced
  • 3½ cups kale leaves, chopped
  • ½ cup cheddar cheese, grated
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Nutrition Facts


323 cals


23 g

Saturated Fat

10 g

Polyunsaturated Fat

3 g

Monounsaturated Fat

8 g


7 g


3 g


2 g


22 g


416 mg


  1. In a bowl, whisk the eggs, salt, pepper and 1 tablespoon of water. Set aside.
  2. In a medium skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Add the shallot and cook, stirring until golden brown, about 4 minutes. Add the kale and cook until wilted, about 5 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add the whisked egg and grated cheddar to the kale, and mix vigorously until the eggs have set. Serve immediately with toast.

Chef Tips

This is a good way to use frozen kale, or any leftover greens.

Registered Dietitian Approved

Our recipes, articles, and videos are reviewed by our oncology-trained dietitians to ensure that each is backed with scientific evidence and follows the guidelines set by the Oncology Nutrition for Clinical Practice, 2nd Ed., published by the Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group, a professional interest group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the American Institute for Cancer Research and the American Cancer Society