Tenderstem®, Courgette and Pea Salad with Lemon and Miso Dressing

Tenderstem®, Courgette & Pea Salad with Lemon & Miso Dressing

  • 15 mins preparation

  • 10 mins cooking

  • 4

Ingredients

For the salad:
  • 200g Tenderstem®
  • 2 small courgettes
  • 100g fresh podded peas
  • 3 spring onions
  • 1 tsp white sesame seeds
  • 1 tsp black sesame seeds
  • salt and pepper
For the dressing:
  • 1 tbsp white miso paste
  • 1 garlic clove, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
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Method

  1. In a small bowl, mix the dressing ingredients together.
  2. Using a vegetable peeler, slice the courgettes into long thin ribbons and place into a bowl, season generously and toss with 2 tbsp of the dressing. Set aside and leave to marinate while you prepare the rest of the salad.
  3. Toast the sesame seeds in a dry pan over a medium heat for 3 minutes, until lightly browned.
  4. Bring a pan of water to the boil and once boiling, blanch the Tenderstem® and peas for 2 - 3 minutes. Quickly drain under cold running water.
  5. Toss the Tenderstem® and peas together in the bowl with the courgette. Divide between plates, scatter the toasted seeds and drizzle over an extra spoonful of the dressing to serve.

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