Author Notes: This recipe comes from Executive Chef Nick Anderer of Maialino, a Roman-style trattoria in New York City. —Nickanderer
large stalks celery – peeled and thin sliced on a bias
small handful yellow celery leaves (from the core of the celery bunch)
small handful whole parsley leaves (flat italian)
red onion – very thin sliced julienne
soft boiled eggs (carefully peeled and halved – keep yolk side facing up)
pieces thin bottarga “chips” (shaved pieces of bottarga di muggine, done on the thinnest setting of a Japanese mandolin)
Freshly squeezed lemon juice, salt, pepper and olive oil to taste
Freshly toasted coarse bread crumbs
In This Recipe
- Toss celery, leaves, parsley, and onion in a bowl with lemon, olive oil, salt and pepper.
- Place the eggs, yolk side up, on a plate or in a bowl. Cover the eggs with the dressed celery salad. Scatter bottarga chips across the top of the salad. Sprinkle with bread crumbs and enjoy!
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