Every Shade of Green Salad

Salad goes great with any kind of meal. We’ve added some unusual tastes to this one. Tell us what you think!

Hands-on time:
15 minutes
Total time:
15 minutes

Kitchen Gear

Sharp knife
Large salad bowl
Measuring cup


1 head romaine lettuce, washed and torn
1 bunch flat leaf spinach, washed and torn (or 1 5-ounce bag of fresh baby lettuce)
1 small cucumber, scrubbed and diced*
1⁄2 cup green beans
1⁄4 cup diced celery
1⁄2 avocado, diced (if you like)
16 green grapes
1⁄4 cup ranch dressing


  1. Put the lettuce, spinach, cucumber, green beans, celery, avocado and grapes in the salad bowl and toss well.

  2. Add ranch dressing and toss again.

  3. Serve right away.

* Diced means cut into pieces the size of dice.