This is the super gross truth about “pre-washed” lettuce

Filed under: Lifestyle, Food, Food & Drink<p>Pre-washed salad greens are about as easy as it gets. Whether it's crunchy lettuce wraps or a delish layered salad, you're guaranteed to have dinner on the table without having to buy a head of lettuce; hack it into chunks; and wash, spin, and dry each …


Sweet Potato Falafel Lettuce Cups

Heat oven to 350° and line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>Wrap grated sweet potatoes in a sheet of cheesecloth or a kitchen towel, and, …


Hearty Fall Salads That Look Beyond Lettuce

I’ve never been able to convince myself that a bowl of leaves could keep me sustained until my next meal. Don’t get me wrong—I’m no salad slanderer, but you won’t catch me throwing some lettuce in a bowl and calling it a day.<p>Maybe it’s time I change my mentality. Because what better moment than the …


Healthy Lettuce Wrap Recipes

Healthy Lettuce Wraps Recipes<p>Lettuce makes the perfect low-calorie stand-in for traditional wraps, buns or bread in these healthy lettuce wraps. …


Tempeh Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, and Avocado Grilled Cheese [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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To a Head of Lettuce

May I venture to address you, vegetal friend?<br>A lettuce is no less than me, so I respect you,<br>though it’s also true I may make a salad of you,<br>later. …


Best Smoky Fajita Stir-Fry Lettuce Cups Recipe - How to Make Smoky Fajita Stir-Fry Lettuce Cups

Apricot jam and canned chipotles are the surprising dynamic duo that give this skillet supper it's sweet heat.


Smoothies, centrifughe, quick lunch, vegan, vegetarian

Menu<p>Fresh Juices<p><b>1 Draining</b> <br>Grapefruit, Cucumber, Mint<p><b>2 Green Detox</b><br>Fennel, Apple, Celery, Mint, Parsley, Lemon<p><b>3 Purificante</b><br>Celery, Apple, Cucumber, …


Vertical Farms: Thermodynamic Nonsense

I recently had dinner with my long time farmer friend Chris Yoder of Van Garden CSA in Dover, MA. We were talking about lab-produced meats and the …


Little Gems with Warm Garlic Dressing

Step 1<p>Fill a large bowl with cold water. Holding the lettuce halves by the roots, submerge them in the water and shake gently to release the grit. …


He’s spent most of his life perfecting lettuce

Why should a greenhouse worker be granted an 0-1 Visa? The document is granted by the US government only to noncitizens who demonstrate …


How to Grill Lettuce

When I think about lettuce, I usually think of salad. And when I think of salad, I don’t usually think about throwing one of those bad boys on the …


8) Tip for August 2017

Many gardeners assume that fall crops will be a repeat of spring--peas, lettuce, and so on. <b>But some plants are meant by nature to sprout and grow in</b> …


How to Make a Mixed-Green Salad Like You Actually Care

Once upon a time, iceberg lettuce conquered American tables. It rolled off refrigerated train cars onto tables in St. Louis and Tallahassee, Wichita and Omaha, Tucson and Baltimore. And everywhere it went, it remained as crisp as the day it was cut from its roots in California fields. With few …


Pete’s Living Greens Are Here to Deliver the Freshest Salad Ever

Pete’s Living Greens Are Guaranteed to Deliver the Freshest Salad You’ve Ever Had<p>You’ll ~root~ for this lettuce.<p>We all know the key to a good salad …


Halloumi Salad with Bread Watermelon| Cheese Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>6 slices ciabatta<br>• 600 g watermelon flesh<br>• 2 heads of baby gem lettuce<br>• 2 handfuls of frisée lettuce<br>• 50 g green or black olives<br>• 200 …


How My Hand-Chopper Revolutionized The Way I Eat Lettuce

I’m not afraid to admit that my grandmother talked me right into purchasing one of those little hand-operated food choppers that many of you probably …


New Fast-Casual Restaurant Wants to Make Eating Lettuce ‘A Lifestyle’

Local Leaf opens next month with lettuce wraps<p>A puntastic new restaurant called <b>Local Leaf</b> is banking on lettuce wraps being the next big thing in fast-casual. The Kips Bay restaurant serving lettuce wraps, lettuce cups, and salads (also with lettuce) declares that the menu of greens is “not just a …

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Do This to Keep Your Lettuce Fresh Longer

Tired of having your lettuce go bad before you get around to using it? Learn how to store lettuce properly, so you have more time to eat it.<p>How to …


Two tons of marijuana disguised as lettuce seized at Texas border

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized nearly two tons of marijuana disguised as heads of lettuce near the Texas border.


Corn and tomato salad

Serves 6<p>Combine the cherry tomatoes, corn and onion in a bowl.<p>Mix the ranch dressing, vinegar and black pepper together in a separate bowl. Pour the …


Lettuce Announces 2017 Fall Tour

Funk act Lettuce lays out a tour that will keep them on the road for most of September.


Left Over Salad Soup Recipe

This delicious leftover salad soup is the perfect answer when wondering what to do when you have too much dressed salad. It's quick and easy to make, …


How To Grow Nutritious Lettuce Greens All Year Long

Lettuce is easy to grow in the vegetable garden, flowerbeds, and containers.<p>Lettuce greens are so easy to grow, so nutritious, and so delicious …


This guy gave his girlfriend lettuce thinking it was a flower, and we're melting

Gift-giving in relationships gets a little tricky sometimes — but if you need definitive proof that it’s truly the thought that counts, we’ve found …


​​The Internet Loves This Man Who Unwittingly Gave His Girlfriend the Funniest Gift | Men’s Health

The tweet was shared by @JayJailyn and has been retweeted 38,000 times and favorited another 152,000. With that kind of social engagement, we can be sure one or more opportunistic companies will send something their way: flowers, an edible arrangement, maybe even a year’s supply of purple …


This guy gave his girlfriend lettuce because he’s an idiot and everyone thinks it’s adorable

Vegetables can look beautiful in harvest festival decorations and Whole Foods displays.<p>But they don’t come close to actual flowers.<p>Of course having …


Britain Throws a Terrifying Amount of Salad Away Each Year

New figures from waste advisory body WRAP reveal that 40 percent of the bagged salad bought in the UK every year ends up being chucked.<p>Open pretty much any fridge in the Western world and lurking alongside last night's pizza, you'll probably find a soggy head of lettuce. While the former can be …

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3 Eating Mistakes That Are Slowing Down Your Fat Loss, According To A Dietitian

When we're trying to lose weight, a lot of us make the mistake of focusing too much on what we shouldn't eat and not enough on the foods that we need …

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"Lettuce Jam" Is the Perfect Use for That Last Sad Bit of Greenery

I hate to sound melodramatic, but lettuce and I are enemies. It’s not that I don’t like eating salad—I do—it’s that I never eat salad fast enough …

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