How To Build Your DREAM Salad

By Alina Zolotareva, RDN, Dream Greens’ Veggie Cheerleader 

Happy National Salad Month, salad lovers! If you love salad as much as I do, you know that in order to build your dream salad, you need to start with the best tasting, freshest leafy greens—Dream Greens! No matter what variety you choose, our greens are always local, bursting with flavor, pesticide free, and ready to enjoy right out of the container (no washing needed!). Although we’ve grown hundreds of delicious varieties of heirloom leafy greens at our indoor farm, AeroFarms, we chose a handful of customer favorites to feature as part of our selection in stores. 

Here’s an easy guide to choosing the right Dream Greens variety to build your DREAM Salad: 

Our beautiful, farm-fresh baby greens and microgreens will add a major boost of flavor, nutrition & beauty to ANY salad. Use any of our baby greens and microgreens as a delicious, nutritious salad base or mix your favorite varieties together–the possibilities are truly endless! 

If You Like To Keep It Mellow… 

Micro Super Mix: A hearty, balanced blend of powerhouse microgreens including kale, pac choi & red cabbage. Try the micros as a salad base all on their own, or mix into your favorite Dream Greens Baby Green variety. 

Available via: Whole Foods Market, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Baby Pac Choi: If you love spinach, then you will adore our baby pac choi. These juicy Asian greens are perfectly tender with sweet notes & a crisp, clean finish. 

Available via: FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Salad Recipe Inspo: Cashew & Edamame Mandarin Salad

If You Like A Little Sweet… 

Baby Kale: Baby Kale Our baby kale is a nutritional powerhouse, super tender and surprisingly sweet. 

Available via: ShopRite Stores, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Salad Recipe Inspo: Sweet Baby Kale Caesar Salad

Baby Super Mix: Our baby super mix is a hearty powerhouse blend of sweet kale, crisp pac choi & zesty watercress for ultimate nutrition and top-notch taste. 

Available via: ShopRite Stores, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Salad Recipe Inspo: rainbow harvest salad with quinoa and feta cheese

If You Like a Little Spice… 

Baby Watercress: Our baby watercress is slightly sweet with a healthy dose of spice – a bright and zesty addition to any dish. 

Available via: Whole Foods Market, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh, ShopRite Stores

Salad Inspo: orange, pomegranate, & pistachio salad

Baby Arugula: Baby Arugula Our baby arugula is perfectly peppery, bursting with fresh flavor second to none. 

Available via: ShopRite Stores, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

If You Really Like the Heat… 

Micro Spicy Mix: A peppery, deep purple blend of zesty microgreens including purple pac choi, mustard greens & arugula. Try the micros as a salad base all on their own, or mix into your favorite Dream Greens Baby Green variety. 

Available via: Whole Foods Market, FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Baby Ruby Streaks: Our baby ruby streaks are spicy Japanese greens that add bold pizzazz to any salad, with a powerful mustard finish. 

Available via: FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Salad Recipe Inspo: panzanella salad with citrus and pomegranate

Baby Spicy Mix: Our baby spicy mix is a bold & peppery medley of zesty mustard greens, arugula & watercress, perfect for spicing up any bowl. 

Available via: FreshDirect, AmazonFresh

Salad Recipe Inspo: Fresh & Bright Vegetarian Taco Salad