White asparagus salad


White asparagus salad
This spring salad combines warm white asparagus, hard-boiled eggs and small croutons, dressed with a tasty herb vinaigrette.
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Last modified on: May 21th 2014

Keywords for this recipe:White asparagusSaladFrench dressingCroutons
For 4 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
43 min.5 min.48 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 30 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #1
Prepare the asparagus.

When cooked, drain and cut into lengths on the diagonal (like penne pasta), as shown in the photo.

Stage 2 - 1 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #2
Leave the asparagus on a cloth.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #3
Cut 2 slices bread into small cubes (you can remove the crust if you wish).

Stage 4 - 5 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #4
Melt 2 tablespoons Clarified butter in a frying pan, then add the bread cubes and fry until golden brown.

Set aside.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #5

Stage 6 - 5 min.
White asparagus salad : Photo of step #6
Combine the asparagus, croutons and hard-boiled eggs in a salad bowl. Snip the parsley and chives over the top, then add the vinaigrette and mix well. Your asparagus salad is ready.
Remarks
If (like me), you enjoy warm ingredients in salads, you can give the asparagus a few seconds in the microwave to reheat it, just before adding to the bowl.

If you do not have clarified butter, use a little oil instead.
Keeping
! hour maximum, otherwise the croutons will go soggy.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
837 Kcal or 3,504 Kj26 gr78 gr79 gr
42 %10 %7 %12 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
131 Kcal or 548 Kj4 gr12 gr12 gr
7 %2 %1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
209 Kcal or 875 Kj7 gr20 gr20 gr
10 %3 %2 %3 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 people : 3.05 €
  • Per person : 0.76 €

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Note : These prices are only approximate.
Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
AsparagusAsparagus: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Asparagus "en petit pois", Filet mignon with asparagus, Asparagus and spinach gratin, How to prepare asparagus, ... All
French dressing (vinaigrette)French dressing (vinaigrette): You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chicken and Avocado Salad, Springtime mixed salad, Chickpea salad, Eggs with mayonnaise, Corn salad with croutons, ... All
Hard-boiled eggHard-boiled egg: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Green Piedmont Salad, Bistro sandwich, Fresh spinach with cream, Piedmont salad, Caesar salad, ... All
Clarified butterClarified butter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spring veal sauté , European glass, Apple charlotte with toasted brioche, Veal Chop With Assortment of Vegetables, Chilli langoustines, ... All
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