Sold as a head of ~200g / 7.1 oz
Butter lettuces have velvety and soft leaves and crunchy stems, which make them perfect for any dish that requires a lettuce wrap. Most use them as a salad leaf, but few know that it is also sublime when braised, grilled or made into a soup!
Seasonal all-year round
- High in Beta Carotene: The butter lettuce's dark green leaves are high in beta carotene, which could help with cancer prevention, particularly lung cancer and reduction in the risk of heart disease. Beta carotene is converted by the body into Vitamin A, which prevents night blindness and is needed for growth and cell development. It also maintains healthy skin, hair, and nails
- Full of Bioflavonoids: Linked with protecting against cancer specifically prostrate and uterus cancer. Bioflavonoids may block the onset of new tumors, inhibit growth and spread of existing tumors, and is also thought to protect eyesight
Health Benefits are based on empirical research as cited above, but this product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.