Originally Posted by almeeker
Um, leave the bugs in and call it protein? I grow my own lettuce in the summer, and have joked for years that the bugs add crunch and flavor to an otherwise tasteless food. All kidding aside, bugs sort of gross me out too, but they are nearly as disgusting as the worms. Ewwww....
I'm just really turned off to organic salad now. I think I'll stick to non-organic for things like this. Of course it still needs to be washed.
I had some organic winter squash one time and it was a lot sweeter but at least that has a hard shell the bugs can't get into so easily.