3 Minute Cooking: Seasoned Blanched Lettuce

3 Minute Cooking: Seasoned Blanched Lettuce

This super easy boiled lettuce uses the microwave and just 3 seasoning ingredients The lettuce is so refreshing and crisp that you'll eat it right up.

Ingredients: 2 servings

1 teaspoon
Sesame oil
1 teaspoon
Coarsely ground black pepper
to taste


1. Wash the lettuce and tear into pieces by hand. Prepare the ice water.
2. Put the lettuce in a bowl. Lightly cover with plastic wrap and microwave for 1 minute at 500 W.
3. Once done, place the lettuce into ice cold water and let it chill for a short time. Drain the water.
4. Add the flavoring ingredients and roughly toss to finish.

Story Behind this Recipe

Even though I already had lettuce in the refrigerator, I accidentally bought some more. I thought of this recipe to get rid of the extra lettuce .