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Safeway launches new salad kits

Safeway has launched a new line of chopped salads. The "Safeway Farms" kits are available in five varieties, each containing greens, toppings and dressing.

"We work closely with our growers to make sure every ingredient is always fresh and delicious and grown with the highest standards," the company states on its website.

The Asian Sesame salad kit contains Napa cabbage, carrots, celery, green onions, cilantro, garlic ginger wonton strips and peanuts and tangy sesame ginger dressing.

Bacon & Bleu contains Romaine, iceberg and cabbage blend, broccoli, celery, carrots, radishes, cauliflower, bacon and blue cheese crumbles, and bleu cheese dressing.

Safeways' Kale Cranberry Pecan salad kit contains kale, cabbage, radicchio, broccoli, carrots, candied pecans, dried cranberries, herb seasoned crouton topper and country Dijon mustard dressing.

The fourth option, Italian, is comprised of Romaine, iceberg and radicchio blend, parsley, radishes, salami and parmesan cheese, and a roasted red Bell pepper vinaigrette dressing.

The fifth new salad kit is Mediterranean, and it is made up of escarole, endive, radicchio, cabbage, broccoli, carrots, cauliflower, flatbread strips, feta cheese and a basil balsamic vinaigrette dressing.