FRESH SHAVED ARTICHOKE AND PARMESAN SALAD
3 tbsp (45 ml) extra-virgin olive oil
3 tbsp (45 ml) lemon juice
2 tsp (5 ml) Dijon mustard
1 tsp (5 ml) honey
sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
1 cup (250 ml) thinly sliced celery
3 large trimmed artichoke hearts, soaked in lemon water, thinly sliced
1 large handful baby arugula leaves, rinsed and dried well
¼ cup (60 ml) torn mint leaves
2 oz (60 g) Parmesan, shaved thin with a peeler
3 tbsp (45 ml) toasted pine nuts
2 tbsp (30 ml) golden raisins
- In a small mixing bowl, whisk the olive oil, lemon juice, Dijon and honey until well blended. Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
- Gently toss celery, artichoke shavings, baby arugula and mint leaves with half the vinaigrette and transfer to a chilled serving platter. Garnish with Parmesan shavings, pine nuts and raisins. Drizzle extra vinaigrette if needed.