Thanks! It takes fooooreverrrr! :( I don't mind doing the big leaf lettuce - but the small ones... ooooy vey! It must take me 15 mins straight standing over the sink doing each one. I need to get a salad spinner - I'm actually planning on getting one I saaw at TJ Maxx from Sharper Image - it has a slicer attached to it so you can slice the veggies and they go right into the mix - how great is that?! :)
current weight: 152.0
Fitness Minutes: (147,871) Posts: 26,058 6/26/12 4:19 A
If it's loose leaf lettuce, I wash each leaf. If it's iceberg lettuce, I usually throw out the top leaves if they don't look good(about three) and just wash the outside. With Romaine lettuce, I usually throw out the top leafs (about two) because that don't look good, and wash each leaf until I get down to the small, tightly packed leaves in the center, which I wash as a group.
current weight: 156.5
Fitness Minutes: (1,282) Posts: 75 6/25/12 9:43 P
Hi All! Just wondering how well everyone washes lettuces they get from the Farmers Market or Farm Shares - I feel like i waste tons of water washing individual leaves. Let me know what you all do. Thanks!
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