Spring is around the corner and with it comes fresh, local salad greens. Buying local produce offers fresher vegetables, which means a crisper salad with more flavor and nutrition. There's a wide array of lettuce to add texture, taste, and interest along with increased nutritional value to your salads. Here are some of the most commonly available lettuce that will really add a punch to your spring salads!
Whether you're looking for a quick lunch or a refreshing dinner, salads really hit the spot on a hot summer day at a low caloric cost. Up the nutritional value of this favorite hot weather meal by choosing your greens carefully!