Asparagus salad with creamy mustard sauce

Dorothy Curtis


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

How to Make Asparagus salad with creamy mustard sauce


  • 1Place lettuce leaf on a small plate and add the asparagus, tomatoes, and onion slices.
  • 2Drizzle with some of the creamy mustard sauce.
  • 3Creamy 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.
  • 4The 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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