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Old 08-10-2006, 05:03 AM posted to rec.food.cooking
Karen AKA Kajikit Karen AKA Kajikit is offline
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Default Do you throw the first layer of lettuce away

On Fri, 06 Oct 2006 18:30:14 -0400, Terry
wrote:

The first few leaves are the best part. I hate to give them up, but I
worry about the chemicals.


Yes because they're inevitably old and soggy and limp... and I don't
like the dark green leaves anyway. My favourite part is the heart -
tiny little tender pale green pieces of yumminess.