Reprinted from The Blood Type Diet Website (www.dadamo.com)

Watercress salad
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Contributed by: from Janet Berketa blogAdded: Mar 14, 2008 at 02:42 PM



Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (3 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
  • Type AB (3 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (3 beneficials)
  • Type B (1 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
  • Type O (1 beneficials)
  • Type O Non Secretor (2 beneficials)
Category:
  • Salad
Ingredients:
  • watercress
  • juice of one small lemon
  • small amount of olive oil
  • sea salt
  • one medium clove of garlic, crushed
How to make it:
  1. Chop one bunch of watercress (stems and all) and place into a bowl
  2. Add lemon juice to cress
  3. Add olive oil
  4. Add salt to taste not too much!
  5. Add garlic
  6. Stir

    Comment:
    This salad wilts very quickly, so its best made just before serving, or keeping the lemon/oil out of it until the last possible second.

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Garlic1 ,2 B N B B N B N B
Olive Oil1 ,2 B B B B B B B B
Watercress2 ,3 N N N N N N N N
Sea Salt2 N N N N N N N N
Lemon/Lemon Juice2 B B B B N N N N
[1] This recipe uses ingredients rich in lignans.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[3] This recipe uses ingredients rich in glucosinolates.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

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    Revision History:
    • Revised Jan 06, 2009 at 03:37 PM By: Rodney