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Can spoiled kale make you sick?
Spoiled greens have the potential to make you sick. Signs that your kale is no longer safe to eat include: Black specks on the foliage. Black, white, or rust-colored spots, which may signal a fungal infection.
What does bad kale taste like?
Generally, fresh kale will have a hint of strong herbs, a bit grassy, and a lot like other Brassicas like cabbage or broccoli. But, when kale goes bad, the sulphur becomes overpowering. Whilst yellowing kale that has been kept in the fridge is still safe to eat, it will become bitter and sour.
What happens when kale turns yellow?
Why It Turned Yellow? The reason why it turned yellow is the same reason the leaves of the trees turn color in the fall. Chlorophyll that gives the kale it's green color is starting to breakdown, making the kale appear yellow. This is a sign of age and a motivate to act fast.