How to Make Dandelion Lettuce Salad Recipe

Dandelion Flower

Dandelion Lettuce Salad Recipe Description

Those dandelion weeds in your lawn, are actually a tasty garden green when properly grown. Try this dandelion lettuce salad recipe, and you just might find yourself growing dandelions, as a salad green in your vegetable garden.

Yield: 8 servings

Did You Know? The wind can carry Dandelion seeds as far as five miles away.

Dandelion Lettuce Salad Recipe Ingredients

1 head lettuce, washed

1 pint of dandelion greens, washed

1 small onion

1/2 green pepper

1/2 lb. Swiss cheese

4 Tablespoons olive oil

3 Tablespoons vinegar

2 tomatoes, cut into 8 pieces each

2 hard-cooked eggs, sliced

homemade croutons

Recipe Directions

  1. Cut lettuce, dandelion greens, onions, green pepper, and cheese into small, bite-sized pieces.

  2. Add olive oil and vinegar, and toss lightly.

  3. Gently mix in tomatoes and eggs.

  4. Top with homemade salad croutons.

  5. Serve chilled.


Crouton tip: This recipe is best when made with your own Homemade Salad Croutons.

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