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Romaine, Chopped

Chopped Romaine
Ready-Set-Serve (RSS) Chopped Romaine offers 100% usable product, fixed weight and yield, no preservatives, and sensible pack sizes.
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Product Details

Shelf Life:
Best If Used By date.
Ethylene Producing:
Ethylene Sensitive:
U.S. No. 1

Available Offerings from Markon for Romaine, Chopped

Description Net Weight Pack GTIN UPC
Romaine, Chopped 12 pounds or 5 kilograms 6/2# 1 06 11628 92645 9 6 11628 92645 2

Storage Tips:

Refrigerate immediately upon arrival; store at high humidity with adequate circulation.

Handling Tips:

Reseal unused portion in original bag. This product is table ready and does not need to be rinsed.

General Usage Ideas

  • Offer a traditional Caesar salad using chopped RSS Chopped Romaine, RSS Lemon Juice, RSS Peeled Garlic, olive oil, anchovies, and shaved Parmesan cheese
  • Mix puréed cantaloupe melon, RSS Lemon Juice and plain yogurt; toss with salad of RSS Chopped Romaine, sliced MFC Red Delicious Apples, and walnuts

Fall / Winter Usage Ideas:

  • Toss RSS Chopped Romaine with toasted hazelnuts and cranberry-parsley vinaigrette
  • Stir-fry shrimp and sliced MFC Red and Yellow Bell Peppers with soy sauce, sesame oil, and cornstarch; at the end of cooking, add RSS Chopped Romaine; flash-fry and serve on rice

Spring / Summer Usage Ideas:

  • Toss RSS Chopped Romaine with chopped mango, macadamia nuts, and vinaigrette made with MFC Strawberries
  • Purée grilled jalapeno chile peppers, RSS Lime Juice, RSS Washed & Trimmed Cilantro, and RSS Chopped Romaine and toss with fried tortilla strips; serve on top of grilled mahi mahi; drizzle chile pepper mixture over all

Did You Know?

Growing seasons: Dec-Feb = Yuma, Arizona; Mar-Apr & Sep-Nov = Huron, California; May-Aug = Salinas, California. Romaine lettuce was named by the Romans; Emperor Caesar Augustus believed it cured him of an illness. (In fact, romaine is a good source of folate and vitamin C.)