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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    Burger Sliders with Secret Sauce Updated VSA

    These sliders are super easy to put together and are always a hit! I love that they are "fast food" without having to go to a restaurant. Take them to a party, make them for dinner or serve them on game day. The meat can also be made ahead of time in preparation for your gathering. —April Lee Wiencek, Chicago, Illinois

    Pressure Cooker Shredded Beef Lettuce Cups

    I love this light yet lively dinner for busy days that are filled with swim lessons and outdoor activities. If...


    California Burger Wraps

    I love the way these fresh flavors blend together. It's a snap to throw this together using leftover burgers for...


    Tarragon Lettuce Salad

    I found this recipe in a packet of materials that came with some butter lettuce seeds several years ago. It...


    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...

    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...

    Italian Chopped Salad with Chicken

    Don’t let the ingredient list fool you—this summery chicken salad is so simple! Prepare it in the morning; let it...


    BLT Wedge Salad

    The homemade dressing really makes this simple, quick-to-fix salad shine. You get so much flavor without a whole lot of...


    Ramen Noodle Salad

    With added crunch from ramen noodles and sunflower seeds, plus a sweet, glossy dressing, this lively salad is a definite...


    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,...


    Curried Chicken Meatball Wraps

    My strategy to get picky kids to eat healthy: Letting everyone assemble their dinner at the table. We love these...


    Thai Shrimp Salad for 2

    Here's a deliciously different salad that blends grilled shrimp, a lean source of protein, with the low-calorie crunch of cucumber...

    Easy Caesar Salad

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


    Curried Egg Lettuce Cups

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


    Bacon & Marinated Mushroom Salad

    When I first served this refreshing salad more than 20 years ago, friends couldn't say enough about it. The marinated...


    Egg Salad Pockets

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


    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....


    Apple Lettuce Salad

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


    Pita Pocket Chicken Salad

    We wanted something cool for lunch one summer day, so I tossed together whatever I had in the refrigerator. This...


    Cranberry Chicken Salad

    —Debbie Emrick, Dundee, Michigan

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    Ruby-Red Beet Salad

    Adapted from a recipe that I've had for about 30 years, this salad was a big hit when I served...


    Eyeball Taco Salad

    Topped with creepy peepers, this tasty taco salad is packed with beef, cheese, tomato and satisfying southwestern flavor to make...


    Daylily Salad

    Daylily buds add color to this creative salad. The flavor is a cross between lettuce and cabbage.


    Ham Salad Croissants

    Folks always enjoy this crunchy, full-flavored ham salad. It's a favorite sandwich at church dinners and family gatherings, and a...


    Nine-Layer Salad

    Creamy and crunchy, this delightful dish is loaded with popular salad ingredients such as green pepper, green onions, frozen peas...


    Blue Cheese Salad with Onion and Pear

    This pretty and flavorful salad with a contrast of texture is refreshing and versatile…a nice accompaniment to a variety of...