Raw Asparagus Salad

1 bunch of thick asparagus, tough ends trimmed
4 cups arugula
1/4 cup chopped parsley
2 tablespoons lemon juice
6 tablespoons olive oil
1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
Salt and freshly ground pepper
3 ounces manchego cheese, shaved

  1. Using a vegetable peeler, shave the asparagus into long, thin strips and transfer to a large bowl. Add the arugula and parsley. Gently toss to combine.
  2. In a small jar, combine the lemon juice with the olive oil, mustard, salt, and pepper; shake to emulsify. Add to the bowl with the asparagus and toss to combine.
  3. Add the shaved cheese and very gently toss. Enjoy immediately.

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