8 ounces Bibb lettuce, washed, dried, and torn into bite-size pieces (about 7 cups)
1 medium English cucumber, thinly sliced
Creamy Horseradish Vinaigrette
Freshly ground black pepper
When something crunchy and green is in order, this simple salad of tender Bibb lettuce and cool cucumbers is the answer; a spicy horseradish vinaigrette adds a bit of complexity. Try it paired with our Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches for a light lunch.
Place the lettuce and cucumber in a large bowl and toss until combined. Drizzle the dressing over the salad and gently toss until evenly coated. Taste and season with salt and pepper as needed. Serve immediately.
This salad is nutrient and antioxidant-packed, with healthy doses of fiber, iron, potassium, vitamin C, and beta-carotene. It's a delicious side that's a cinch to prepare.
Roasted Butternut Squash Kale Salad with Tahini Dressing
This healthy and delicious salad pairs kale with tender roasted butternut squash and red onions, plus a rich tahini dressing and crunchy toasted pine nuts. It's a great holiday side dish, and leftovers make a hearty lunch. Get the recipe.