Asparagus salad with creamy mustard sauce

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Dorothy Curtis

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@CanbyDorothy

This is one of our favorite salads when asparagus is nice and fresh and reasonable to buy. I copied the recipe for 4 but it is easy to cut down to serve only 2.

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Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Steam

Ingredients

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  • 1 lb
    asparagus trimmed and steamed until crisp tender and chilled in an ice bath
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    lettuce leaves, butter or bibb lettuce
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    grape tomatoes cut in half
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    sweet onion sliced
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    creamy mustard sauce-recipe follows

How to Make Asparagus salad with creamy mustard sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Place lettuce leaf on a small plate and add the asparagus, tomatoes, and onion slices.
  2. Drizzle with some of the creamy mustard sauce.
  3. Creamy Mustard Sauce:

    In a bowl, stir toegther 2 tablespoons mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon olive oil, 1 tablespoon white-wine vinegar, and 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard. Season with salt and pepper.
  4. The sauce also works good over warm steamed asparagus.

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About Asparagus salad with creamy mustard sauce

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




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