Food

How to Wash Salad Greens in 5 Steps

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Nov 8, 2020 • 2 min read

Washing your greens is the first step in creating a delicious salad that is safe to eat. Fresh salad greens from farmer’s markets and grocery stores may host foodborne illnesses, insects, and even loose soil, so it is crucial to thoroughly wash and dry greens prior to eating.