Photo: Becky Luigart-Stayner; Styling: Cindy Barr
Yield
8 servings (serving size: 1 cup)

Featuring the contrasting elements of apples (a Kentucky crop), asparagus, and blue cheese, this salad rounds out a Derby Day menu.

How to Make It

Step 1

Combine first 9 ingredients, stirring with a whisk.

Step 2

Cook asparagus in boiling water 1 minute. Drain and rinse under cold running water; drain. Combine the asparagus, lettuce, and apple in a large bowl. Drizzle with vinaigrette; toss gently to coat.

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Ratings & Reviews

ftcollinsco's Review

ftcollinsco
January 17, 2014
Fantastic combination of flavors. Be sure not to cook the asparagus too long and to cool it immediately so that it retains some crunch. Took this to a potluck and it vanished.

Blackfoot's Review

Blackfoot
March 25, 2009
I am always looking for a great salad. My husband says this is a keeper. Even used feta cheese for the dressing when I didn't have blue.