What is a Romaine lettuce?
Romaine lettuce also know as Cos lettuce is a sturdy and crunchy variety of lettuce and commonly used ingredient in many salads and sandwiches. It is well known for its nutritional benefits and savory neutral taste.
How to choose the best?
Look for lettuce with sturdy dark green leaves with firm ribs in the middle. Avoid those having dark slimy spots, yellowish edges or overly grown heads
How to use it?
This lettuce is a key ingredient in Caesar salad and can be used in any type of salad or topping for tacos and chili. You can also use it in your sandwiches and wraps to hold the fillings inside.
Where to store it?
It usually remain good for a week. Wash the lettuce, dry them and cling wrap. Store it inside your refrigerator.