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Lettuce Butterhead  Leaf Powder
Lettuce Butterhead Leaf Powder

Lettuce Butterhead Leaf Powder

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Butterhead lettuce, scientifically known as Lactuca sativa var. capitata, is a type of lettuce that forms loose, round heads with tender and buttery-textured leaves. It belongs to the Asteraceae family and is a popular choice among lettuce varieties. Butterhead lettuce gets its name from its soft, buttery leaves that are delicate and mildly sweet in flavor. The leaves are usually green or light green in color and have a smooth, velvety texture. Butterhead lettuce is known for its versatility and is commonly used in salads, sandwiches, wraps, and as a bed for various toppings. It provides a crisp and refreshing bite, making it a favorite among salad lovers. The leaves can be torn or gently separated by hand to preserve their delicate texture. Butterhead lettuce is appreciated for its high water content and low calorie count, making it a hydrating and nutritious choice. It is also a good source of vitamins A and K, as well as folate and potassium. As with other lettuce varieties, it is advisable to wash the leaves thoroughly before consumption to remove any dirt or impurities. Butterhead lettuce offers a delightful combination of mild flavor, tender texture, and nutritional value, making it a popular choice for salads and a versatile ingredient in various culinary creations.
Part Number: 907-1kg
Botanical Name: Lactuca sativa