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Tags: lunch, Maple Dijon Dressing, quick & easy, summer

Classic Summer Salad of Butter Lettuce, Asparagus, and Dijon Maple Dressing

The delicate butter lettuce, crunchy asparagus and the warm hard boiled egg are so perfect together... Adding the new potatoes, avocado and other veggies makes it a total meal... perfect for a hot summer evening on the patio, or a quickly prepared meal for lunch. Gently toss the salad with the dressing in a shallow bowl or arrange ingredients on individual plates and drizzle on the Dijon Maple dressing ... absolutely delicious!

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Level: Beginner


SERVES: 4 People


ACTIVE TIME: 30 minutes


TOTAL TIME: 40 Minutes


  • 1 head of butter lettuce washed and dried

  • A handful of green beans and asparagus

  • 2 pastured eggs from Heritage Farms

  • 4 campari tomatoes quartered

  • 2 spring onions chopped

  • 1 ripe avocado sliced or cubed

  • 1 mini cucumber chopped

  • 1 Tbsp pumpkin seeds

  • A handful of baby potatoes


    This classic combination of vegetables with a creamy Dijon Salad Dressing is a deliciously satisfying lunch.



    Boil the potatoes for 20mins until tender and then chill.



    Cook eggs for 10 mins in boiling water, peeled halved and cooled.



    Blanch the green beans an asparagus in boiling water for 2-3 minutes and chilled under cold running water.



    In a large shallow salad bowl toss all the vegetables with the Kissed Dijon Maple dressing, add the halved eggs on top, a sprinkle of Maldon Sea Salt and some freshly cracked pepper. Delicious!