Butter Lettuce is also called Bibb Lettuce or Boston Lettuce. You may be lucky enough to find it still as a whole head, or just as the leaves. Either works.
If you canít find either, then romaine works really nicely too.
Lemon & Avocado Butter Lettuce Salad
2 heads butter lettuce
2 nori sheets
1/4 cup pine nuts
1/2 cup baby tomatoes
1 cup cashews, soaked 20 minutes
1/2 cup water
1 clove garlic
1 teaspoon onion powder
2 teaspoons lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon lemon zest
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 teaspoons nutritional yeast (optional)
- Blend all ingredients together in a high-speed blender.
- Chill until ready to use.
Quick Parmesan Cheese
1/4 cup macadamias
2 tablespoons nutritional yeast
1/4 teaspoon salt
- Use a Microplane to grate the macadamias into a bowl.
- Add the nutritional yeast and salt, and then mix thoroughly.