Asparagus and Pea Salad

July 23, 2013

Author Notes: An easy cold salad to take with you anywhere! It keeps for days chilled in the fridge too! www.thymeoftaste.com geminitb

Serves: 6-8

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons finely grated parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
  • 2 cups mukimame, thawed if frozen
  • 2 bunches asparagus, trimmed
  • 1 cup peas, thawed if frozen
  • 1/2 cup canola oil
  • 1 shallot, thinly sliced
  • 6 slices of bacon, cooked and diced into small pieces
In This Recipe

Directions

  1. Whisk olive oil, lemon juice and parmesan cheese together, add salt and pepper. Set aside
  2. Cook asparagus in a large pot for 4-5 minutes.
  3. Place asparagus into a bowl of ice water.
  4. Combine canola oil and shallot over medium heat and cook until brown and crispy, about 10 minutes.
  5. In a large bowl, combine vegetables with lemon dressing and toss. Top with bacon and shallots.

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