Asparagus and Green Bean Salad with Jalapeño Hummus Dressing

10 May

I received free samples of Sabra mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by Sabra and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.

As a vegan, hummus is just about one of the best foods to exist. It’s creamy, flavorful, and versatile. And makes a simple, delicious salad dressing! Blanched green veggies pair perfectly with spicy jalapeño hummus for an easy salad that’s sure to please!

Asparagus and Green Bean Salad

Asparagus and Green Bean Salad with Jalapeño Hummus Dressing

Serves 4

  • 1 lb fresh green beans, washed and ends removed
  • 1 lb fresh asparagus, washed and ends removed
  • 8 tbsp Sabra Jalapeño Hummus
  • 4 tbsp good quality olive oil
  • 4 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • Sea salt and black pepper, to taste
  • Sliced green onions, to garnish

Cut the prepped produce into two-inch pieces.

Bring a pot of water to boil and cook the veggies for 5 minutes. Drain in a colander and rinse with cold water; drain again. Transfer to a large bowl.

In a small bowl, whisk together the Jalapeño Hummus, olive oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper. Taste and adjust seasoning as desired.

Pour the dressing over the cooked vegetables and toss to coat. Serve warm, or refrigerate for a few hours to serve chilled.

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4 Responses to “Asparagus and Green Bean Salad with Jalapeño Hummus Dressing”

  1. diana bauer May 11, 2018 at 8:31 am #

    this looks like a really good ‘different’ veggie salad than the normal ol’ salad. I might throw in some red/yellow peppers for color. Question: to cook with the greens…or leave raw? Great idea…thanks! Diana

    • xtinaluvspink May 11, 2018 at 8:42 am #

      My recipe has you steam the veggies so they’re cooked but still somewhat crunchy.

  2. Deanna Segrave-Daly (@tspbasil) May 11, 2018 at 8:20 pm #

    Flavorful way to get in your greens!

  3. Suzan J May 26, 2018 at 3:38 pm #

    I feel like green beans are a perfect summer vegetable! I’m going to try this recipe, it looks delicious!
    http://www.suzanj.com

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