Bibb lettuce


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Bibb lettuce

 (bĭb)
n.
A kind of lettuce forming a small, loose head and having tender, dark green leaves.

[After Jack Bibb, 19th-century American vegetable grower.]

Bibb′ let′tuce

(bɪb)
n.
a variety of lettuce having a small tapering head and light-green leaves.
[1960–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bibb lettuce - lettuce with relatively crisp leavesBibb lettuce - lettuce with relatively crisp leaves
butterhead lettuce - lettuce with relatively soft leaves in a loose head; easily broken or bruised
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It might taste good on a roll, turned into bruschetta or served on leaves of pale green bibb lettuce.
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This is not your typical tuna sandwich, instead TNI Kitchens prepares olive oil poached Ahi Tuna combined with smashed avocado mixed with tomato compote and dressed with Bibb lettuce all on a freshly baked toasted country white bread.
Major crops are Bibb lettuce, green leaf lettuce, gourmet lettuces and basil, which are sold to restaurants and retailers year-round.
To illustrate some of the blended American/Italian cuisine included, look at the menu for Fourth of July, which includes antipasti skewers, fried green tomatoes on Bibb lettuce with mustard dressing, shrimp boil, and red, white and blue lemon curd tart.
Gorgonzola cheese, at room temperature 4 thin rye crisp breads (like Finn Crisps) 1 head butter or Bibb lettuce 1 honeycrisp or Fuji apple, cored and thinly sliced Pre-heat the oven to 300[degrees]F and toast the hazelnuts until lightly browned, about 10 minutes.
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1 head Boston or bibb lettuce, torn into bite-size pieces (about 3 cups)
This is great for heartier lettuces like butter or Bibb lettuce, and it is also good as a dip for vegetables.
6 Ono is Hawaiian for delicious, and that's just what the Maui Wowie tiger shrimp salad is at Roy's Restaurant Executive chef Ryan Kelly's substantial, Hawaiian-fusion salad stars grilled shrimp, which he pairs with fresh avocado, feta cheese, vine-ripened tomatoes and Bibb lettuce, drizzled with a caper-lime vinaigrette that inspires hau'oli (happiness).
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sliced ripe olives, drained 2 ounces (1/2 cup) finely shredded sharp cheddar cheese 1/4 cup coarsely chopped fresh cilantro 12 large leaves bibb lettuce, rinsed, patted dry with paper towels In a small bowl, mix all dipping sauce ingredients; set aside.