One day Pierre Gagnaire's vegetable supplier showed up at the restaurant with tiny sprouts of houblon (hops). Gagnaire created this dish on the spot, combining the sprouts with slightly acidic Granny Smith apple, rich toasted peanut oil, peppery nasturtium leaves and tangy sheep's milk yogurt.Plus: More Vegetable Recipes and Tips

Pierre Gagnaire
July 2001

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Yield:
4
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a large bowl, toss the sprouts with the apple, peanut oil and grapeseed oil. Season with salt. Mound 1/2 cup of the sprout salad on each of 4 large plates. Top each mound with a nasturtium leaf and the remaining salad. Drizzle the yogurt around the plates and serve.

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