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FAQs about butter lettuce
Both the green and red varieties of butter lettuce contain vitamins A, B, C, and K. The lettuce also contains trace amounts of iron, calcium, magnesium, and calcium. Butter lettuce also contains antioxidants that can help to boost your immune system.
Because of its tender texture and delicate flavor, the best way to eat butter lettuce is in a simple salad with few other ingredients. The leaves of butter lettuce, especially the Bibb variety, are quite large and perfect to use as wraps to hold foods such as chickpea hummus, curried chicken salad, or black beans and salsa.
The best dressing you can drizzle over a butter lettuce salad is a basic lemon juice vinaigrette. This dressing highlights the delicate flavor of butter lettuce without overpowering it.
- 1 cup high-quality extra-virgin olive oil
- 1/3 cup lemon juice
- 1/2 teaspoon minced shallot
- 1 teaspoon grainy mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon mild-flavored honey
- 1/2 teaspoon high-grade salt
- pinch of black pepper
Whisk, blend, or shake all ingredients together. Before pouring the dressing over the whole salad, take a leaf of butter lettuce and dip it into the dressing to see if it has the right balance of oil to lemon juice with a touch of sweetness. Once you have the right balance, toss the salad with a few tablespoons of the dressing and a small amount of freshly grated parmesan cheese.