Asparagus with parma ham and parmesan dressing

Finger food recipe: asparagus with parma ham is an easy recipe that looks impressive.
 
asparagus with parma ham recipe

Recipe from: 28 December 2012
Preparation time: 15 min
Cooking time: 15 min
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 1
    cloves
    garlic, bruised
  • 1/4
    cup
    PnP lemon juice
  • 1
    tsp
    dijon mustard
  • 80
    ml
    finely grated parmesan
  • 1
    glug PnP Finest olive oil
  • 1
    dash
    salt and milled pepper
  • 1
    bunch
    asparagus, woody ends trimmed
  • 100
    g
    cherry tomatoes
  • 100
    g
    parma ham
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Rub the inside of a medium-sized bowl with garlic.

Add lemon juice and mustard and mix well.

Add parmesan, a little at a time, mixing well so that it dissolves in juice.

Once mixture is smooth, add enough olive oil to form a thick, glossy dressing, about ½ cup (125ml) and season.

Blanch asparagus and then arrange on a platter, then add tomatoes.

Drape over ham and drizzle with dressing.

Serve immediately.

This recipe is sponsored by Pick n Pay and was created by Fresh Living magazine.



 

Read more on: recipe  |  asparagus
 

NEXT ON FOOD24X

Mixed bean salad

2014-10-22 13:26
 
 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Tip of the day

 
Selecting lamb
The meat should be a pinky red in colour with a layer of fat that is creamy white.
 

Find a recipe

 
 
 

Inside Food24

 
 
 
 
 
/Food

Instagram: @Food24_sa

 
 
 

Restaurants

 
Nourish Cafe

Nourish is a soul-food cafe, with excellent coffee & special teas.

  • Mano A Mano
    Always enjoy a meal at this restaurant. A perfect local! Good food and fabulous servi...
  • Modo Mio
    Sporadic service. Really fast then when needed really slow. Average food. Strange ...
  • Adega Northcliff
    A superb restaurant with excellent food and great service! Fresh ingredients used and...
 

Find a restaurant

 
 
 

Jobs - Find your dream job

Property - Find a new home

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown.Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Top 20 health books for 2014

Start eating and living a healthy lifestyle using guidelines and tips from these top health cookbooks. Shop now!

Food steamers

Eat healthy with our range of food steamers. Shop now!

Jamie Oliver homeware

Knife sets, blenders, steamers, frying pans and so much more. Shop now!

Save R120 on the Mellerware cordless kettle

Get the Milan stainless steel cordless kettle, for only R249. Offer valid while stocks last. Buy now!

Up to 20% off Russell Hobbs coffee machines

Listen up coffeeholics, save up to 20% on Russell Hobbs coffee machines at kalahari.com. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!
 
 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.