Butterhead Lettuce

butterhead lettuce

Butterhead Lettuce Veggie Type: Leafy green Season: Summer through fall Peak months: June-October Uses: Butterhead lettuce has a mild, sweet taste compared to its lettuce brothers and sisters, which makes it perfect for pairing with a wide variety of flavors. Compared to other lettuce varieties, its leaves are fairly sturdy and can maintain their structure […]

Red Leaf Lettuce

A bunch of red leaf lettuce on a wood background

Red Leaf Lettuce Veggie Type: Leafy green Season: Summer and fall Peak months: June-September Uses: Red leaf lettuce is a tasty, nutritious variety of lettuce that pairs well with other salad greens. Tear your leaves and and wash them thoroughly before eating, ideally using a salad spinner. The mild flavor of red leaf lettuce means […]

Mizuna

bag of mizuna

Mizuna Veggie Type: Leafy green Season: Can be found year-round Peak months: Cooler months like April-May or September-October Uses: Mitzuna is a peppery green that’s perfect for adding to a salad mix but also can be cooked. Try it sautéed with tofu and vegetables (e.g. bok choy, mushrooms, bell peppers, garlic), and splash it with […]

Leaf Lettuce

Leaf Lettuce Veggie Type: Leafy Green Season: Summer into fall Peak months: May-October Uses: Leaf lettuce is crisp and mild, and it works great in salads, sandwiches, and wraps. Green leaf lettuce is a bit more crunchy than red leaf lettuce and will take longer to wilt. Leaf Lettuce Inspiration More lettuce inspiration coming soon! Let us […]