Enjoy this asparagus salad with a glass of Verdicchio. Its playful acidity and fruit forward notes pair well with the dish’s flavors.
Peel asparagus and cut off ends.
In a large saucepan, add asparagus to salted and sugared water and bring to a boil over medium heat. Blanche for approx. 5 min.
In a small saucepan, hard boil two eggs in salted boiling water for approx. 8 – 10 min.
Cut green onion into fine rings. Separate egg white and yolk and cut into small cubes. Cut asparagus into bite-sized pieces.
For the dressing, mix egg yolks, mustard, sugar and lemon juice together in a small bowl. Add vegetable oil in a slow and steady stream while continuously whisking until a smooth emulsion forms. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
In a large bowl, mix together green onion, egg whites, asparagus, and dressing. Enjoy!