Lemon & Asparagus Brown Rice Salad

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 0 mins

Leftover brown rice and cooked asparagus are perfect to make quick work of assembling this salad.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In large serving bowl, stir together rice, asparagus, mint and parsley.
  2. In small cup, stir together lemon peel, lemon juice and garlic, then stir it into rice mixture.
  3. Stir in olive oil and salt and pepper to taste.
  4. Cover and refrigerate up to 2 days.
  5. Let stand at room temperature for 1 hour before serving.
Most Helpful

I didn't have any asparagus so I improvised with a cucumber. I added herbed goat cheese and a small bit of finely chopped shallot too. It tastes great. I'm looking forward to serving it tomorrow at a picnic with chicken salad sliders, deviled eggs and blueberry bars for dessert.

Andrea384 April 17, 2010