Asparagus & Pear Salad

I look forward to the fresh asparagus my husband grows in his garden and this salad is the perfect opportunity to use it. It makes a pretty presentation served over lettuce. —Nancy Zimmerman,...

Directions In a large skillet, bring 1/2 in. of water to a boil. Add asparagus; cover and boil for 3-5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain and immediately place asparagus in ice water. Drain...

  • Yield: 4 servings
  • Cooking time: 45 Min
  • Rating: 5/5
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  • 1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed
  • 1 large pear, sliced
  • 2 teaspoons lemon juice
  • 2 green onions, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup chopped walnuts, toasted
  • 2 tablespoons prepared honey Dijon salad dressing
  • 8 romaine lettuce leaves

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