Iceberg lettuce, also known as crisp head lettuce, has pale green leaves and grows in cabbage-like bulbs. It grows best in cool climates and requires a long winter season to grow fully. Lettuce and other leafy greens make up an important part of a healthy diet.
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Iceberg lettuce is a great choice for people who don’t eat enough vegetables. It has a mild, sweet flavor and a pleasant crunch.
The best way to store heads of lettuce is to remove any damaged or wilted outer leaves, then wrap in paper towels. Store in the crisper drawer of the refrigerator until ready to use.
Iceberg lettuce has a reputation for not being as nutritious as other lettuces, however, in reality it’s packed with vitamins A, K and folate and provides several important health benefits.