Butter Lettuce-Spinach-Avacado with Citrus Salad

Category : Salads

Author : Pamela

Hits : 6570

Rating :


Date : 06/09/2009


1 head butter lettuce, washed
1 bunch spinach leaves, washed
2 ruby grapefruit
2 avocados, peeled and sliced
4 tsp sherry wine vinegar
2 tsp red wine vinegar
1 shallot, finely minced
Salt and pepper to taste
1/2 cup olive oil
1 tsp fresh mint, minced
2 tsp fresh chives, minced


Peel and slice the grapefruit over a bowl to catch juices. Add the grapefruit to the bowl and reserve. Combine the vinegars, shallots, and salt and pepper in a bowl. Whisk in the olive oil. Stir in the mint and chives. Pour off the grapefruit juice and add it to the dressing. Add the grapefruit to the lettuce and spinach.

Toss the salad with the dressing and serve.

Serves 4-6

Write a Comment

tip of the day

Radish Trivia

Quick-growing radishes get their name from the Greek word for fast-appearing. Cultivation is traceable to ancient China and Egypt. This member of (...)

Read More

Tip/Trivia of the Day  Archive

Featured Recipe

Turkey And Cranberry Sandwich