Spicy Egg Salad Sandwich

Spicy Egg Salad Sandwich
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  • 4Servings


  • 8 medium asparagus spears, trimmed
  • 6 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 2 - 4 teaspoons hot sauce, such as Tabasco
  • 8 hard-boiled eggs, peeled and finely chopped
  • 12 sprigs watercress, tough stems trimmed
  • 2 teaspoons EVOO
  • 8 slices whole-wheat sandwich bread, toasted
  • 1 watermelon radish, coarsely grated


Fill a medium bowl with ice water. In a large skillet, bring 1 inch of water to a boil. Add the asparagus and cook until crisp-tender, about 2 minutes. Transfer to the ice water to cool. Drain; pat the asparagus dry. Cut off the tips and then cut the stalks into 1/2-inch pieces.

In a medium bowl, whisk the mayonnaise and hot sauce. Mix in the eggs and season with salt and pepper. In a bowl, toss the watercress and EVOO; season. Top the toasts with the watercress salad and then the egg salad. Top with the asparagus slices and tips and the grated radish.