Lettuce is a cool-season crop that grows well in the spring and in the fall almost every where! In summer, as a farmer, you have to have succession planting as it tends to bolt and become bitter really quickly. Lettuce comes in many different fun to grow varieties from iceberg, looseleaf, romaine and more. Here’s a couple of different types of salads to get you thinking outside of the garden & caesar.
Lettuce Salad Recipes To Make
3 Variations with Fruit in the Mix
Since fruit as at the height of it’s production, these fresh salads will have you thinking YUM….
Throw in seasonal berries? Try this: Strawberry, Blueberry & Greens Salad with Honey Vinaigrette
If you’ve gone strawberry picking, this one is perfect – Fruity Green Salad with Honey Vinaigrette
Strawberries are featured in this one too – Strawberry Walnut Salad with Honey Poppy Seed Dressing
2 Variations of 7 Layer Salad
If you’re a fan of taco dips – here’s a healthy twist to try instead of heavy ingredients, add lettuce: Ranch 7 Layer Salad
There’s something about those crunchy noodles that I can’t get enough of in Seven Layer Salad
3 Everyday Salads
Want to go a little more simple, how about Cucumber Dill Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette?