This recipe can be doubled or tripled, as needed.
|Mediterranean Asparagus Salad|
1 pound of asparagus, cleaned and trimmed
4 Tablespoon olive oil
1 1/2 Tablespoon capers, drained
1 Tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 plum tomato, finely chopped
1 shallot, minced
1 Tablespoon fresh parsley, finely chopped
salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste
1 hard boiled egg, cut into wedges
In a small bowl, combine olive oil, capers, lemon juice, tomato, shallot, and parsley. Add salt and pepper and check seasoning.
In a large pan of boiling water, add asparagus and cook until tender, about 3-5 minutes.
Drain asparagus well and place on a platter.
Spoon olive oil dressing over top of asparagus.
Garnish with egg wedges.