Lettuce Recipes

Grab a head—these recipes with lettuce are nearly impossible to pass up! Fresh dishes, made with butterhead, romaine, iceberg and more, prove there’s no such thing as too much lettuce.

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    Tarragon Lettuce Salad

    I found this recipe in a packet of materials that came with some butter lettuce seeds several years ago. It has become a favorite. It is so easy yet so good

    Apple, Blue Cheese & Bibb Salad

    Red or Golden Delicious apples add a burst of fall flavor to this simple salad. Blue cheese and toasted walnuts...


    Apple-Pecan Salad with Honey Vinaigrette

    Sweet-tart apples, like Braeburn or Empire, pair well with Parmesan cheese in this apple pecan salad. You can also try...


    Apple Camembert Salad

    I like to serve this refreshing main-dish salad with thinly sliced pork roast or diced chicken breast.
    —Trisha Kruse,...


    Blood Orange Caprese Salad

    A colorful twist on the classic caprese salad of mozzarella, basil and tomato, this one uses blood oranges in place...

    Pomegranate & Baby Spinach Salad

    I toss together greens, blue cheese, pomegranate seeds and toasted hazelnuts for this elegant salad. You won’t want to serve...


    Roasted Beet and Sweet Potato Salad

    After making this lovely salad, you won’t want to relegate nutritious beets and sweet potatoes to the side of the...

    Avocado and Grapefruit Salad

    This simple colorful salad is easy to make. We eat a lot of grapefruit so I was happy to come...


    Roasted Beet and Clementine Salad

    "This special salad is beautiful with its jewel-toned colors," remarks Marie Sheppard from Chicago, Illinois. "Fresh fennel adds great texture...


    Peas a la Francaise

    “I love peas, and this recipe is a favorite. It features tiny pearl onions touched with thyme and chervil, and...


    My Favorite Avocado Salad

    Tangy lime dressing is the perfect topper for this avocado salad. Toasted walnuts make for crunchy goodness, but try it...

    Candied Pecan and Pear Salad

    Spiced nuts and mellow pears bring a nice crunch to this salad. You’ll love the white cheddar and tangy vinaigrette,...


    Fresh from the Garden Wraps

    We moved into a house with a garden that needed tending. Using the herbs we found, we made these fresh-tastic...


    Tossed Eggplant Salad

    This unusual combination of taste and texture makes a very colorful salad. A dollop of dressing enhances the taste.


    Red Leaf and Mandarin Salad

    A delicious mix of sweet, salty and tangy makes this effortless salad outstanding. It looks beautiful with the colorful lettuce,...


    Olive Orange Salad

    This easy side salad is fancy enough to serve to dinner guests, but quick enough to make during the week....

    Simple Lettuce Salad

    MY Mother often fixed this salad when I was a child. I grew up on a farm and most of...


    Waldorf Lentil Salad

    Here's a delicious way to get fiber-rich lentils into your diet. "This salad includes something I discovered years ago: a...


    Roasted Pepper Mushroom Salad

    This is a very pretty dish to serve at any get-together. I always make a double batch so everyone can...


    Easy Caesar Salad

    Fans of Caesar salad will find the dressing used in this tasty version one of the best. My sister, Jan,...


    Tabbouleh Salad

    The highlight of our neighborhood potlucks has long been my mother-in-law’s tabbouleh. It satisfies the healthiest appetites with filling bulgur...


    Curried Egg Lettuce Cups

    Guests will love the combination of crisp, cold lettuce leaves and flavorful egg salad. Peanuts add a crunchy texture to...


    Roasted Beet-Orange Salad

    Tender beets and tangy vinaigrette are the stars of this fresh, colorful salad. —Kathy Rairigh, Milford, Indiana


    Egg Salad Pockets

    “Here’s a delectable and filling sandwich that’s perfect for spring and summer
    outings.” Karen Ann Bland — Gove, Kansas

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    Spiced Cranberry-Chutney Gelatin Salad

    I combined my mother-in-law’s famous cranberry chutney with my raspberry gelatin recipe to come up with this nicely spiced side....


    Garbanzo Bean Salad with Citrusy Dressing

    The recipe for this simple bean salad comes from Donna Smith of Victor, New York. Her refreshing side gets extra...


    Apple Lettuce Salad

    Apples and lettuce pair up in this colorful and crunchy salad that you can make ahead for a gathering. The...


    This ‘n’ That Salad

    "While entertaining one night, I threw together this crunchy vegetable salad with items I had on hand," notes Annette Marie...


    Mandarin Peanut Rice Salad

    I learned how to make this salad while visiting England with a friend. When I made it for a family...


    Apple-Feta Tossed Salad

    A friend of mine shared this recipe with me after I raved about the delightful salad at dinner. I have...