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Community Picks -- Lettuce

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It's that time again -- help us pick the contest finalists for Your Best Lettuce! 

Any Food52 member is welcome to help us test our Community Pick candidates, so go call dibs on the recipe you'd like to test that is in the list below! We'd love to see some new testers in the mix -- remember, we're accepting up to 3 testers per recipe. And, if the recipe is worthy of a Community Pick, we'll publish the best headnote, so make your notes count! Don't forget to email us your headnote (no more than 100 words) to [email protected] by next Wednesday at 5pm (EST). 

When you’ve figured out which recipes are calling your name, in order to sign up, all you have to do is follow the link to that recipe’s page, and on the left-hand side, you’ll see a “Test This Recipe” button. Your job is easy: just click the button, and you’ll receive a confirmation email that officially crowns you a Food52 community tester. If for some reason you decide you cannot test, simply press the button again, and your name will be removed from the list. 

We'll collect your comments, name the finalists and official Community Picks and publish the best headnote for each Community Pick (with credit, of course!). If the recipe you test isn't chosen as a Community Pick, please feel free to leave your testing notes in the recipe's comments section. Constructive criticism is always encouraged!

Happy Testing!



The testing period for this contest has closed.

A Dilly of a Chopped Salad
A Dressed Up Lettuce Sandwich
An Autumn Salad
Arugula Pesto
Arugula, Delicata, and Honeycrisp Salad
Bacon, Poached Egg, & Jalapeno Lettuce Wraps
Best-of-Summer Grilled Radicchio and Pear Salad
Caesar Soup
Coconut Milk Braised Lettuce with Ginger, Garlic and Pepper
Cream-Baked Endive with Bacon and Pecans
Make Your Own Avocado Caesar
Melon and Watercress Salad with Honey-Marcona Almond Dressing
Paalak Bhajia (spinach Tempura)
Purslane Salad
Radish Herb Salad with Tarragon Vinaigrette Dressing
Roasted Radicchio and Shrimp with Warm Bacon Vinaigrette
Sara's Green Harissa
Smoked Trout Arugula Salad with Horseradish
Tasty Radicchio Salad
Thai Mint Iceberg Daiquiri
Wilted Escarole with Feta, Walnuts, and Honey

Tags: Community Picks, Contest