Lettuce Hearts with Shaved Hazelnuts

Lettuce Hearts with Shaved Hazelnuts

INGREDIENTS
½ cup olive oil
2 tablespoons (or more) fresh lemon juice
sea salt
4 heads little gem lettuce, leaves separated and hearts halved through root (about 8 cups)
½ cup mixed flat–leaf parsley, and cilantro leaves
½ cup grated apple
5 blanched hazelnuts (put nuts in boiling water for about 4 – 5 minutes then remove and peel off the skins)

DIRECTIONS:
1. Whisk oil and 2 tablespoons lemon juice in a medium bowl. Season vinaigrette with salt and more lemon juice, if desired.
2. Arrange lettuce on a platter, spoon vinaigrette over and garnish with herbs and apples. Finely grate hazelnuts over the salad and serve.
Makes 4 servings

By | 2013-02-05T15:18:03+00:00 February 5th, 2013|Recipes|0 Comments