Butter Leaf Lettuce


Culinary Explorer
Greens, Anyone?
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  • 1 head of butter leaf lettuce, washed and dried
  • 1/4 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1/4 cup cucumber, sliced
  • 1/4 cup red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • Salt and pepper to taste

  1. Tear the butter leaf lettuce into bite-sized pieces and place them in a large salad bowl.
  2. Add the halved cherry tomatoes, sliced cucumber, thinly sliced red onion, and crumbled feta cheese to the bowl with the lettuce.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk together the extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar to make the dressing. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Drizzle the dressing over the salad ingredients in the bowl.
  5. Toss the salad gently until all the ingredients are evenly coated with the dressing.
  6. Taste and adjust seasoning if necessary.
  7. Serve the butter leaf lettuce salad immediately as a refreshing side dish or as a light meal on its own.
Feel free to customize your salad by adding other ingredients like avocado slices, toasted nuts, or grilled chicken. Enjoy your fresh and delicious butter leaf lettuce salad!
Butter Leaf Lettuce? 🥬🌱 Such a versatile green that's perfect for salads, wraps, or even as a burger topping! Its delicate texture and mild flavor make it a go-to choice for adding a fresh crunch to any dish. Love using it in my kitchen! Thanks for the reminder of its goodness! 😋👍
This butter leaf lettuce recipe looks so fresh and tasty! 🥬 I love how delicate and buttery the leaves are, making them perfect for salads or wraps. Plus, they're versatile enough to pair with a variety of toppings and dressings, from simple vinaigrettes to creamy avocado. Can't wait to give this recipe a try for a light and refreshing meal! 🌱✨