All posts in the ‘ Butter Lettuce ’ Category


Throwback Thursday: Butter, Boston, and Bibb lettuce: What’s the Difference?

April 7, 2016 | post a comment

  According to market research and retail data juggernaut Nielsen, sales for Butter/Boston lettuce is growing three times faster than the entire lettuce category.  Given this enthusiastic demand, we thought now might be a good time to revisit a throw-back blog post and perennial favorite since its debut in 2014:… Read the Rest »

The Top Five Wrap Recipes with our Living Butter Lettuce Varieties

February 23, 2016 | post a comment

  The lettuce wrap is a versatile mealtime option whether you’re on-the-go, watching your carb intake or wishing to increase your vegetable servings. We’re here to share our top five wrap recipes, but before we reveal our favorites, read on to learn more about the secret ingredient: our Living Butter… Read the Rest »

Celebrate National Salad Month with our Living Butter Lettuce Products

May 13, 2015 | post a comment

  Are you curious about the origins of the lettuce you eat week after week? Consider this: the leafy vegetable originated in Egypt in 2680 B.C. Since those days, people have enjoyed a myriad of varieties, including our favorite: butter lettuce, also known as Bibb or Boston.  Known for its… Read the Rest »

Attention Friends, Fans, and Foodies…Want to Cash in on Your Passion? Enter A Better Butter Lettuce! Recipe Contest!

April 9, 2015 | post a comment

Do you have a signature sandwich? Do you make a salad that no one can refuse? Then it’s time for you to cash in on your cooking passion with Hollandia Produce, L.P.’s first ever recipe contest. Here’s how you can join in the fun. Now through July 31, create and… Read the Rest »

Greens Abound in Easter and Passover Meals

March 31, 2015 | post a comment

  This week all over the world, families and friends will gather to celebrate Passover (April 3-11) and Easter (April 5). Cooking a special meal for your loved ones can be stressful, but with a bit of planning, you can calmly create delectable dishes that your guests will remember for… Read the Rest »

A “Green” Bloody Mary and Smoked Salmon Wraps: A Healthy Twist on Two New Year’s Day Brunch Classics

January 1, 2015 | post a comment

It’s hard to believe another year has passed. But what better way to ring in 2015, than hosting a New Year’s brunch? To support and encourage your guests who’ve resolved to eat healthier in the New Year, here are some healthier twists to everyone’s classic brunch menu. First, toast the… Read the Rest »

Hollandia Produce: The Best of 2014

December 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

As 2014 winds down, we’re reminded of how far we’ve come and how much further we hope go. Yet, before we rush into a whirlwind of New Year’s goals, let’s first acknowledge the seasonal milestones that our staff, customers and consumers have helped us to achieve. Winter –Sowing the Seeds… Read the Rest »

Spicy Tofu Butter Lettuce Wraps for Vegan Month

November 18, 2014 | post a comment

Nowadays, people become vegan for many reasons. It may be as a stance against animal cruelty, to reduce their carbon footprint, or simply as a healthy lifestyle choice. While we don’t purport to be anti-meat or dairy, as you may have gathered from our previous recipe posts, we do agree… Read the Rest »

Butter, Boston, and Bibb lettuce: What’s the Difference?

November 12, 2014 | post a comment

What’s the difference between Butter, Boston and Bibb lettuce? Why do these varieties all look the same? Why do recipes and food guides use their names interchangeably? If you have asked any of these questions, you’re not alone. Many consumers today find the naming scheme of this variety very confusing…. Read the Rest »

Butternut Squash Salad Recipe for Halloween

October 30, 2014 | post a comment

With changing colors, cooler temps and pumpkins abound, there’s no doubt autumn has arrived. What better way to celebrate Halloween than with our festive, original recipe for Butternut Squash Salad served in a pumpkin bowl? Whether served as a Halloween party buffet centerpiece in a large pumpkin or plated individually… Read the Rest »