Lollo Rosso lettuce has strongly curled leaf margins and has a dark red to violet colour which turns green towards the stalk. The taste of the Lollo Rosso salad is strong nutty and slightly bitter. It can also be steamed. Lollo Rosso Salad can be kept in the fridge for up to 3 days in the vegetable compartment. It harmonises best with spicy dressings that are not too heavy. Lollo Rosso Salad is ideal for decorating plates, sandwiches or as a garnish on the plate, as it stays fresh longer than other leaf salads. Lollo Bianco Salad is a relative of Lollo Bianco Salad, which has a slightly more mellow taste.