Green Salad with Your Own Dressing

Green Salad with Your Own Dressing | ChopChop


Here is a recipe for a basic green salad with homemade dressing. But you can add almost anything to fancy it up! We like pieces of grapefruit, a sprinkle of toasted pecans, and a handful of baby spinach. What do you like? Try adding it! 

Hands-on time: 20 minutes
Total time: 20 minutes
Makes: 4 Servings

Kitchen Gear: 

Cutting board
Sharp knife (adult needed)
Measuring cup
Vegetable peeler (adult needed)
Salad bowl
Salad servers or tongs 


head romaine lettuce, washed, dried, and cut or torn into bite-size pieces
cherry tomatoes, halved
cucumber, peeled, if you like, and diced


  1. Put all the ingredients into the bowl and toss. Taste a piece of lettuce. Does it need more dressing? If so, add more and toss again. Serve right away.