Cabbage, Sprout and Asparagus Salad

If you love asparagus, you have to try this salad!

CABBAGE, SPROUT AND ASPARAGUS SALAD

Prep time: 10 minutes

Cooking time: 3 minutes

Yields: 4 people

Ingredients: 

1 pound asparagus cut into 2 inch pieces
1 cup red cabbage, shredded
1 cup green cabbage, shredded
1 cup sprouts
1/4 bunch watercress
2 cup snow pea-shoots
1 tablespoon chopped mint
1/4 cup toasted chopped peanuts

Dressing:
1/2 cup apple cider
2 tablespoons mirin
2 tablespoon tamari or shoyu
1/4 cup rice vinegar
1 tablespoon canola oil

Directions: 

  1. Steam asparagus until tender. Refresh in cold water.
  2. In a small bowl or container with a lid, prepare dressing.
  3. In a large bowl combine asparagus, cabbage, sprouts and dressing.
  4. Serve over watercress and garnish with pea-shoots, mint leaves and toasted peanuts.

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