Kale Is Front-Page News

Kale célèbre.
Kale célèbre. Photo: Jed Egan

“I went to so many farmers and restaurants, showing them photos of kale … No one had any idea what I was talking about. One night I was out to dinner with my husband and I said, ‘What if I try to bring kale to Paris?’” —Kalevangelist Kristen Beddard brought the crucifer to the Champs-Élysées, and its associated leafy-green exploits made yesterday’s Times cover. [NYT, Earlier]