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Cooked Cos Lettuce

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Cooked Cos Lettuce is a simple and delicious side dish recipe which cannot just escape your guest's attention in any party. Why don€™t you give it a try and let me know the experience.
  Cos lettuce leaves 8
  Chicken stock 1⁄4 Pint (U.S. 5/8 Cup)
  Peanut oil 1 Tablespoon
  Soy sauce 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Monosodium glutamate 1 Pinch (Ve-Tsin)

Pick over and wash the lettuce leaves.
Bring the stock, 1 dessertspoon oil, few drops soy sauce, salt and Ve-Tsin to the boil.
Drop the lettuce leaves into the liquid and cook for 1/2-1 minute.
Drain immediately.
Place on a suitable platter.
Mix together a few drops of soy sauce and peanut oil and spoon them over the lettuce.

Recipe Summary

Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 257 Calories from Fat 148

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 17 g25.7%

Saturated Fat 3 g14.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 3.6 mg1.2%

Sodium 7823.4 mg326%

Total Carbohydrates 17 g5.5%

Dietary Fiber 2.7 g10.8%

Sugars 5 g

Protein 12 g24%

Vitamin A 139.4% Vitamin C 32.4%

Calcium 5.4% Iron 19.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cooked Cos Lettuce Recipe