Make a Sassier Salad


| 5/13/2011 9:29:22 AM


Tags: salads, greens, spring recipes,

Spring Salad 

Iceberg be damned! Romaine is plain! Old Greenleaf is old news! Break out of a salad rut with these crunchy, tasty, nutrient-charged greens:

Pleasantly Sour or Bitter 

  • arugula
  • dandelion
  • endive
  • frisée
  • mizuna
  • radicchio
  • sorrel
  • spinach
  • tatsoi
  • turnip tops
  • watercress

Surprisingly Spicy 

  • arugula
  • Japanese mustards
  • mizuna
  • nasturtium
  • radish tops
  • watercress

Delightfully Crunchy  



  • bladder campion
  • cabbage
  • endive
  • escarole
  • frisée
  • kale
  • Napa cabbage
  • pea shoots
    purslane
  • radicchio
  • tatsoi
  • watercress

Boldly Colorful 

Angela Novak
5/27/2011 12:27:24 PM

You can eat radish tops? They're so prickly! Arugula and swiss chard are the new favorites in my garden this year :)







mother earth news fair 2018 schedule

MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR

Next: August 4-5, 2018
Albany, OR

Whether you want to learn how to grow and raise your own food, build your own root cellar, or create a green dream home, come out and learn everything you need to know — and then some!

LEARN MORE