This is my quick and simple butter lettuce side salad. It’s the perfect fresh, green accompaniment to any lunch or dinner. The salad is composed of round, tender Butter lettuce leaves with a simple Champagne dressing. It’s versatile, crowd-pleasing, and nutritious!
On Friday, when I shared my go-to Champagne vinaigrette, I promised that I’d also share my favorite green salad to put it on.
Here’s a simple and quick butter lettuce salad that adds crunch and flavor to your meal.
What do you understand by a salad side?
When I use the expression “side salad,” I’m really trying to distinguish this salad recipe from one of my meal-sized salads.
My salads can be categorized as meal-sized or small. Power Plates. They contain a good source of protein, complex carbohydrate, and healthy fat.
The macronutrients they consume are sufficient.
In my side salads, I usually use salad dressing and greens. But they’re simple and light. These salads aren’t meals unto themselves, and they’re not trying to be.
Is the distinction between “side dish” and “main dish” a bit arbitrary? It is.
A salad that’s predominantly…