- 1 1/2 pounds asparagus, trimmed
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
- 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
- 3 tablespoons olive oil
- kosher salt
- black pepper
- 1 shallot, thinly sliced
- In a large bowl, whisk together lemon juice, mustard, oil, 1/4 teaspoon salt, and 1/8 teaspoon pepper. Set aside.
- Bring a large pot of generously salted water to a boil. Cook asparagus spears until fork-tender, about 4 minutes; drain. Add to the bowl, along with 1 thinly sliced shallot. Toss to coat.