Individual Lettuce Chopped Salad

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 20 min
  • Prep: 15 min
  • Cook: 5 min
  • Yield: 6 servings
Save Recipe

Ingredients

1 head butter lettuce

Iced water

1 tomato, diced

1 red onion, julienned

1/2 English cucumber, diced

2 oranges, peeled and segmented

12 black grapes, halved

1 avocado, pitted and flesh diced

12 (16/20) jumbo shrimp, peeled, cooked and diced

1 lemon, juiced

1/8 cup light olive oil

Pinch salt

Pinch freshly ground black pepper

2 teaspoons chopped chives, for garnish

Directions

  1. Remove the lettuce leaves from the head and using scissors cut each leaf into round shaped cups. Add to a bowl of iced water and refrigerate until needed. In a large bowl add all the remaining ingredients, except the chives, and mix well.
  2. Remove lettuce cups from the water and pat dry with paper towels. Fill the cups with the fruit and vegetable mixture and transfer to serving plates. Garnish the salads with chopped chives and serve.
  3. Cook's Note: Add lobster and crabmeat, if desired.
Get the Recipe

Perfect Cranberry Sauce

This ruby-hued sauce is a breeze to make with either fresh or frozen fruit.

Iceberg Lettuce Chopped Salad with "French" Dressing

"French" Dressing and Iceberg Lettuce Chopped Salad

Iceberg Lettuce Salad

Boston Lettuce Salad

Spicy Chopped Salad

Meatball Chopped Salad

Chopped Salad with Lemon and Dill

Spicy Chopped Salad with Tortillas