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Little Gem lettuce recipes

Little Gem lettuce

Little Gems are a miniature version of Cos with a sweet, crisp and compact heart. They can, however, taste bitter if over-mature.

Recipes using Little Gem lettuce

Main course

Light meals & snacks

Starters & nibbles

Side dishes

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Little Gems have a good shelf-life and can keep for up to seven days in the salad drawer of the refrigerator.


Use the crunchy leaves whole, in salads or as a ‘scoop’ to hold fillings.

Article by Clarissa Hyman

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