All posts in the ‘ Fresh Home Recipes ’ Category


Cashew Chicken Butter Lettuce Wraps

October 22, 2014 | post a comment

Time to get a little nutty. In honor of National Nut Day, here’s a new wholesome and scrumptious gluten-free, Cashew Chicken Butter Lettuce Wrap recipe from shescookin.com. This quick and warm meal is perfect for the autumn weather, and the best part about it is, it’s also ideal for leftovers…. Read the Rest »

Asian Turkey Lettuce Cups Recipe

August 19, 2014 | post a comment

Want to add a little spice to your day? Try out these fiery Asian Turkey Lettuce Cups, and celebrate Hot and Spicy Food Day on August 19th! Although they bring heat, the mild, refreshing butter lettuce balances them out, creating an ideal, light and tasty dinner alternative. Asian Turkey Lettuce… Read the Rest »

How to Make Chicken Salad Butter Lettuce Wraps for the 4th of July

July 1, 2014 | 1 Comment

As we all know Friday is America’s Independence Day! Why not bring a nice picnic dinner to enjoy during the fireworks show?  For a healthy, delicious meal that puts a more contemporary feel on a classic summer favorite, follow this quick and easy recipe, to mouthwatering Lemon, Tarragon Chicken Salad… Read the Rest »

Yummy Lettuce Wrap Recipe Ideas

December 9, 2013 | post a comment

Who said our butter lettuce is only limited to salads!? The creativity that can be done with butter lettuce is endless! Add crispness to your meals and use butter lettuce as a substitution for hamburger buns, tortillas, and even as sandwich bread! Diane Sanfilippo, BS, NC, Owner & Founder of… Read the Rest »

Living Butter Lettuce Nutrient and Storing Information

November 19, 2013 | post a comment

If you didn’t know, butter lettuce is highly nutritious. It is packed with vitamins like vitamin A, iron, and calcium. It also does not contain any cholesterol, sodium, or fat, making it a healthy green for you and your family. Fruits and Veggies More Matters suggests to avoid butter lettuce… Read the Rest »

Back to School Lunchbox Recipe

October 28, 2013 | post a comment

School is back in session and this means its time for Moms (or Dads!) to start getting back into the routine of making school lunches for their kids. Prepared school lunches can be so bland and boring. The same ham and cheese sandwiches can become tiring, you know? Thankfully, Marina… Read the Rest »

Vegetarian Taco Salad Bowl

October 24, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s recipe is from one of our local Santa Barbara favorite bloggers, Marina Delio! Marina owns a popular food blog and is the author of the book, The Yummy Mummy Kitchen. We love her dishes and photography so much, we thought you’d lettuce share them with you! This vegetarian recipe is… Read the Rest »

The Best Lettuce for Chinese Turkey Lettuce Wraps

August 13, 2013 | post a comment

What’s the best lettuce for turkey lettuce wraps!? Live Gourmet living butter lettuce of course! Today’s recipe is based on a popular Chinese recipe! It consists of five–spice powder, which includes star anise, cloves, Chinese cinnamon, Sichuan pepper, and fennel seeds. The recipe also calls for fresh herbs and chestnuts… Read the Rest »

Lettuce Recipe: Vegetarian Spicy Black Bean Burger

June 20, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s recipe is a Live Gourmet original. The Spicy Black Bean Lettuce-Wrapped Burger is perfect for grilling outside on a bright summer day and is very spicy. Instead of the regular burger buns, we will be using Living Butter Lettuce. Start the grill and lettuce spice up your mouth! This… Read the Rest »

Red Butter Lettuce and Spicy Cayenne Salad

May 9, 2013 | post a comment

Today’s salad sets itself apart from the crowd with a spicy kick that you just won’t find in other salads. It features cilantro, bell peppers, and just a dash of cayenne pepper. With tomatoes, carrots, and delicious Red Butter Lettuce, it looks as hot and fiery as it tastes. The dish comes to us from… Read the Rest »