Soft buttery texture, mild taste, and a nutrient dense profile makes this colorful leaf an important member of the lettuce family. Look for quality red leaf lettuce to have a fresh smell and well colored leaves. Avoid yellow-brown discoloration and slimy feeling leaves.
Care and Handling
Store at 32°-34° F with 90-95% relative humidity
24 count Climapak carton
Did You Know?
Red leaf lettuce is a great example of the rule of thumb "the more colorful a vegetable the more nutrients it provides." Red leaf contains significantly more antioxidants per serving than any other variety of lettuce.