Green lettuce salad with eggs


Green lettuce is the popular type used in vegetable salad recipes. One of the simplest recipes with green lettuce is combined with eggs, some cherry tomatoes with lime juice. It is easy to make. You can make it fast and enjoy it with exciting because of the simple way but it gives the delicious and fresh flavor.

Vegetable salad recipes with green lettuce are considered the smart choice for any diet plans. You can find in our recipes that related to diet plan, there is a mention of green lettuce salad with oil, vinegar and tomatoes as an example. However, vegetable salad recipes with green lettuce are popular in daily meals in spite of the fact that you are in diet plan or not because they are rich nutrition and easy to combine with different ingredients to make the great salad or for decorating dishes. Green lettuce is the amazing ingredient itself because it helps you to complicate or simplify the dishes if you want.

Preparing a simple recipe in vegetable salad recipes is not a challenge to anyone. The salad with green lettuce and eggs is the typical recipe that you can try anytime. In the green lettuce salad with eggs, you need only 4 main ingredients included green lettuce, cherry tomatoes, lime juice and boiled eggs, you can create the fresh and tasty salad displayed together with any other dishes on your table. And it takes you just more than 10 minutes to complete this recipe without any challenge of time.

Prepared time: 15 – 18 minutes

Serves: 3

  • 300gr of green lettuces
  • 100gr of cherry tomatoes
  • 3 boiled eggs
  • 2 teaspoons of olive oil
  • 30gr of julienne of onion
  • 1 lime for juice
  • A pinch of salt (optional)
  • 1 teaspoon of sugar (optional)
  • Boil the eggs and cut into four or six pieces depending on the eggs’ size.
  • Break the green lettuce into half or three with each part that about 5-6cm. It depends on the lettuce’s size.
  • Cut in half the cherry tomatoes.
  • Mix salt, sugar and lime juice, you can check if it suits your taste.
  • In a large bowl, add the green lettuce, onion and tomatoes then add a half of lime juice mixed. And then you do the next step as below:

– Add the eggs and give some more lime juice that suits your taste. Enjoy.


– Spoon the salad into the large dish, add eggs and lime juice that suits your taste. Enjoy.

Nutritive value
Main ingredients Principle Nutrient Value Unit
3 servings
[300 gr of green lettuce leaf + 100 gr of cherry tomatoes &3 eggs (50 gr/ an egg)]
1 serving
[100 gr of green lettuce leaf + 33.33 gr of cherry tomatoes & 1 egg (50 gr/ an egg)]
Green lettuce leaf +  cherry tomatoes + eggs Water 491.40 163.80 g
Energy 296.65 98.88 Kcal
Carbonhydrates 13.93 4.64 g
Protein 25.72 8.57 g
Total Fat 16.53 5.51 g
Cholesterol 558.00 186.00 mg
Dietary Fiber 5.08 1.69 g
Sugars 6.67 2.22 g
Vitamin A 23830.29 7943.43 IU
Vitamin C 41.13 13.71 mg
Vitamin E-a 2.96 0.99 mg
Vitamin K 387.15 129.05  µg
Vitamin B-6 0.53 0.18 mg
Vitamin B-12 1.68 0.56 mg
Vitamin D (D2+D3) 3.30 1.10 mg
Vitamin D 132.00 44.00 mg
Thiamin 0.34 0.11 mg
Riboflavin 1.03 0.34 mg
Niacin 1.82 0.61 mg
Sodium 275.88 91.96 mg
Potassium 1006.29 335.43 mg
Calcium 194.76 64.92 mg
Iron 4.67 1.56 mg
Magnesium 65.76 21.92 mg
Phosphorus 368.53 122.84 mg
Zinc 2.28 0.76 mg