The first sign of spring are simple and delicious salads. It is as if everyone is tired of all the wintery foods - stews, meats, and other heavy dishes, - and is trying to cook something light and delicious at the same time.
If you are eating healthy, a salad should always be a part of the menu. It adds more flavor to the meal, and it adds more healthy vegetables to the meal at the same time. The salad with roasted asparagus and raw grape tomatoes provides a great contrast in textures and flavors. The roasted asparagus pairs well with juicy tomatoes. The color contrast is there too - green asparagus looks great next to red tomatoes.
My favorite way for cooking asparagus is making roasted asparagus. Roasted asparagus is very simple to make, it tastes great, and it is good for you. Even those who don’t like asparagus, usually like roasted asparagus. So if you are looking to introduce more healthy, green vegetables into your dinner menus, try making roasted asparagus.
It is simple to make Roasted Asparagus And Grape Tomatoes Salad. First, you will need to make roasted asparagus. Roasting asparagus is pretty simple. Wash asparagus, toss it with some olive oil, salt and black pepper and roast until it is done. Then, toss the roasted asparagus with a bit of vinegar.
Then, cut the grape tomatoes in halves, toss with a bit of vinegar. Arrange roasted asparagus on a plate and put the tomatoes on top.
Want to create a whole healthy dinner menu? Here is how to create a dinner menu that uses Roasted Asparagus And Grape Tomatoes Salad Recipe:
A Sample Dinner Menu
- Main Dish: Roasted Chicken
- Side Dish: Quinoa With Mushrooms And Onions
- Salad: Roasted Asparagus And Grape Tomatoes Salad Recipe
Here is a sample grocery shopping list to shop for this menu. The list assumes that oil, vinegar, salt and black pepper are pantry items.
Sample Grocery List For This Dinner Menu
- Chicken for making Roasted Chicken
- White Mushrooms
- Grape Tomatoes
Question: What is your favorite spring salad?
Ingredients For Roasted Asparagus And Grape Tomatoes Salad Recipe
1 Pound of Asparagus
10-15 Grape Tomatoes
1 teaspoon of Red Wine Vinegar + 1/2 teaspoon of Red Wine Vinegar
How To Make Roasted Asparagus And Grape Tomatoes Salad Recipe
Make roasted asparagus, using this recipe: How To Make Roasted Asparagus. Cool the roasted asparagus and toss it with 1 teaspoon of Red Wine Vinegar.
Wash grape tomatoes. Cut grape tomatoes into halves lengthwise. Toss the tomatoes with 1/2 teaspoon of Red Wine Vinegar.
To serve the salad, arrange roasted asparagus on a plate and arrange grape tomatoes on top of the asparagus.