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Ask Chef Tony - Easy Salad And Entree To Impress A Special Date, Valentines, Episode - 7

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Next in the Valentine's Special series - Salad and Entree, healthy and sensual. Chef Tony Scarpati shows you a way to impress someone special with some simple culinary skills. There's nothing quite like making a home cooked meal for that special someone.
Ingredients
For avocado salad
  Avocado 2 , sliced
  Salmon 100 Gram, smoked
  Caper 1 Teaspoon
  Caviar 1 Teaspoon
  Black pepper To Taste
  Arugula 10 Gram
  Lemon 1⁄4 , wedged
  Olive oil 1 Teaspoon
  Balsamic vinegar 1 Teaspoon (infused with fig)
For asparagus pasta
  Asparagus 1 Bunch (100 gm), divided (slice 1/2 into bite size leave rest)
  Salmon 50 Gram, smoked
  Garlic 1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
  Parsley 1 Tablespoon, sliced
  Sea salt 1 Tablespoon
  Pasta 200 Gram
  Olive oil 2 Tablespoon, divided
  Red chili flake 1 Teaspoon (Optional)
  Champagne 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

For Avocado Salad
MAKING
1. In a plate arrange the avocados and top with salmon slices.
2. Add in the capers and caviar.
3. Season with pepper and top with arugula. Put in lemon wedges and drizzle olive oil on the top of the salad.

SERVING
4. Drizzle the balsamic vinegar glaze over the salad and serve.

For Asparagus pasta
MAKING
1. In a large pot pour in the water and sea salt. Let water boil.
2. Add in the pasta to the water and cook Al Dante.
3. Simultaneously heat half of olive oil in a pan.
4. Add in garlic to the oil. Followed by asparagus, salmon strips, and continue cooking.
5. Sprinkle champagne over the asparagus and cook.
6. Drain the pasta and add to the asparagus. Toss well.
7. Add in remaining olive oil, parsley, and pepper.

SERVING
8. Serve Asparagus Pasta with red wine.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Tossed
Occasion: 
Valentines Day
Ingredient: 
Salmon
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
6
Looking for some great dishes for the lunch? If yes, then you are on the correct page. Here, the chef is sharing two very easy and great recipes, which you can make for the lunch. Avocado salad and pasta can be liked by almost all age groups of people. Look at the recipe right away.

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