Chicory Lettuce Recipe

Due to its curly leafy texture, Chicory Lettuce is also known as curly endive. With times its leaves tend to get bitter and the flavour of chicory lettuce grows more intense. For a wholesome salad with bitter sweet taste combine chicory lettuce with pecans and honey balsamic vinaigrette.

Texture
Crisp and leafy in texture.
Flavour
Slightly bitter to bite into.
Selection
Choose chicory with crisp, fresh-looking leaves that are springy to touch and tightly packed. There should be no sign of insect damage.
Storage
Store wrapped chicory in a refrigerator for no longer than 2 days, as the leaves start to wilt.

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