Usher in spring with the fresh flavors of asparagus, lemon and basil to offset the richness of nutrient-dense wild salmon. To make it extra pretty, add a sprinkle of lemon zest over top before serving.
This shaved asparagus salad makes a unique and healthy side dish for easy entertaining. It yields enough for a crowd, but if you have leftovers, combine with tuna the next day for a satisfying and delicious lunch.
By ditching the requisite heavy cream and butter, we’ve stripped our creamy asparagus soup of its potentially weighty calorie count – it rings in at just over 200 calories and includes succulent toppers like crabmeat, Parmesan, bread cubes and more!