Green Salad Recipe Easy

Green Salad Recipe Easy in 3 Minutes

This is an incredibly rapid, gourmet green salad recipe easy to make in about 3 minutes. You can easily have other additions and variations to this. This is part of our Salad Sides Recipes Category.

About This Green Salad Recipe Easy in 3 Minutes

And, the choice of salad dressings are many that would go with this green salad easy recipe. A common dressing that would work well is the classic Italian dressing or Balsamic dressing. Another fast salad idea that uses Mozzarella or Danish blue cheese is this Tomato Slices Topper.

This hearty green salad is easy and speedy to make using Romaine lettuce, baby Spinach leaves, and Danish blue cheese. Just add your dressing of choice.
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Danish Blue Cheese Options

Regarding the Blue Cheese, the Danish blue cheese choice is very specific for a maximum creamy flavor. It’s like no other. But, regular blue is fine too. The Danish blue cheese is what makes this a gourmet salad, by the way. Most grocery stores carry it. You basically look on the label for a manufactured location which might state “Denmark”. A common brand of Danish blue cheese is “Boars Head”, “Rosenburg”, and “Castello”. Even Wal-Mart sells one or more brands of Danish blue cheeses.

Danish blue cheese takes about 8-12 months to properly mature to gets its unique, creamy flavor. Sometimes, in finer restaurants, the chef will broil some atop a good steak. The next closest flavor of Danish blue cheese is said to be Gorgonzola cheese. Read more about the difference between Danish blue cheese and Gorgonzola cheese.

This recipe is listed on our Dinner Ideas for Christmas Eve article, where you’ll also see other traditional and non-traditional fun recipes for main courses, sides, appetizers, salads, and breads.

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Green Salad Recipe Easy Main Ingredients of Lettuce and Spinach Leaves Plus Blue Cheese

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Green Salad Recipe

Green Salad Recipe Easy to Make in 3 Minutes

This hearty green salad is easy and speedy to make using Romaine lettuce, baby Spinach leaves, and Danish blue cheese. Just add your dressing of choice.
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Prep Time: 3 minutes
Total Time: 3 minutes
Servings: 2 servings
Calories: 60kcal

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  • 3 leaves Romaine lettuce
  • 30 leaves baby spinach
  • 4 tbsp Danish blue cheese crumbled, or other blue cheese


  • Run lettuce and spinach leaves under cold water to rinse. Cut to pieces, as desired.
  • Distribute mixture of lettuce and spinach per salad plate. Top with Danish blue cheese. Individuals add their own dressing preferences.


Calories: 60kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 4g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 0.2g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 11mg | Sodium: 176mg | Potassium: 223mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 5172IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 103mg | Iron: 1mg
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