Look for tender, fresh baby greens and microgreens at your local farmers' market; they should be abundant this time of year. Soaking vegetables in ice water crisps them up.
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Total: 1 Hour, 15 Minutes
- 2 large carrots
- 1 small fennel bulb
- 1/4 small red onion
- 1 1/4 cups shelled edamame (green soybeans), cooked and chilled
- 1 cup blanched fresh green peas, chilled
- Lemon-Dill Vinaigrette, divided
- 1 pound fresh lump crabmeat
- 1/4 cup minced red bell pepper
- 2 teaspoons lemon zest
- 5 cups loosely packed assorted baby salad greens or microgreens
- 1. Shave carrots into thin strips using a vegetable peeler. Cut fennel and onion into very thin slices using a mandoline. Place carrots, fennel, and onion in a large bowl; add ice water to cover. Let stand 30 minutes.
- 2. Combine edamame, peas, 2 Tbsp. Lemon-Dill Vinaigrette, and salt and pepper to taste.
- 3. Pick crabmeat, removing any bits of shell. Gently toss crab with red bell pepper and lemon zest; season with salt and pepper to taste.
- 4. Drain carrot mixture well. Divide pea mixture among 12 small plates; top with carrot mixture, salad greens, and crabmeat mixture. Drizzle with remaining Lemon-Dill Vinaigrette just before serving.
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