Definition of mesclun
: a mixture of young tender greens (such as lettuces, arugula, and chicory); also : a salad made with mesclun
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Often called mesclun (MEHS-kluhn), mixed baby greens or gourmet salad mix, these dark leafy lettuce greens provide an ample supply of carotenoids.
Serve with a salad, such as French potato salad, or slice it and use it to fill a baguette, along with mesclun and Camembert.
Instead of offering just fish heaped on rice, each bowl is nearly overgrown with mesclun greens and seaweed salad, tempering the lushness.
Here, each bowl ($7.50 to $10.75) is a terrarium of mesclun greens and seaweed salad, offsetting the richness of the fish, with a humbler cushion of rice half-hidden below.
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MESCLUN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mesclun for English Language Learners
: a mixture of young leaves from different plants (such as different types of lettuce) that is eaten as a salad
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