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A delicate seasonal food it was enjoyed in summer only and not available year round until the 20th century when California grew and shipped head lettuce nationwide. No question foodie president Thomas Jefferson experimented with a number of varieties which were served daily to his family and dinner guests with vinaigrette dressing or a sprinkling of herbs and mayonnaise (his chef was French-trained). As Americans developed more sophisticated tastes traditional iceberg lettuce took a backseat to Romaine arugula endive radicchio and field greens. Originally these varieties were considered greens for the elite due to price and perishability. Of late retro salads are showing up with quarters of iceberg lettuce and dressing. For Boomers who grew up on the stuff it harkens back to the 50s along with Spam salad meatloaf canned fruit cocktail and Popsicles.
If you can t really eat everything at once they why try to serve it at once non? Not all courses are complicated; neither are all meals. One type of food the French like to serve separately is la salade. Salade has a wide and vague meaning in French. I suppose it does in English too. Sure you might think a tossed salad is "salad" with tomato wedges cucumber rounds lettuce and maybe a few croutons but then if that s considered salad the how do we call potato salad a salad if most of us don t even put any of those aforementioned ingredients in our potato salad? And what about pasta salad? Or cranberry salad? My encounters with cranberry salad have cranberry jello/gelatin whipped cream and marshmallows? Now how can that be called salad? Egg salad tuna salad and crab or shrimp salad might be served on lettuce a.k.a. la salade but if you put any of these salads between two slices of bread wouldn t you call them Egg salad sandwich? Tuna salad sandwich? I would.
Cobb salad is invented by the Hollywood Brown Derby restaurant owner Bob Cobb. It is one of the most essential dishes of any meal in United States. It consists of tomatoes chicken crisp bacon along with hard boiled eggs and chives. It can be served in two ways either with chicken avocado tomatoes and hard boiled eggs over the stripes of lettuce or can be presented with ready to eat format. Dressing of Cobb salad varies according to the choice of an individual. If you love vinegar then your salad will definitely contain vinegar but sugar salt pepper lemon juice are also used for dressing over salad according to the preference. Greek salad is an integral part of the Greek meal. This salad is very famous all around the world. It consists of oregano seasoned red onion salt and pepper along with chopped tomato cucumber which is topped with olive oil. Depending upon the choice the cheese kalamata olives can or cannot be included in it.