Asparagus, Brie and Bacon Muffins

Title: Asparagus, Brie and Bacon Muffins
Categories: None
Yield: 1 Servings

12 Asparagus spears; cut in
2 Red peppers; quartered
-roasted, peeled
2 tb Olive oil
2 tb Chopped fresh basil
2 tb Dijon-style mustard
1 ts Crushed garlic
4 Bays english muffins;
-lightly toasted
8 sl (1 ounce each) canadian
-bacon; cooked
8 oz Brie cheese; cut into
-1/8-inch slices
Basil leaves for garnish

Cook asparagus in rapidly boiling water until tender, about 5 minutes,
drain/ Cut roasted peppers into thin strips. In small bowl, whisk together
oil, basil, mustard and garlic. Brush on muffin halves. Place on ungreased
baking sheet. Layer bacon, red pepper, asparagus and Brie evenly over
muffins.; Broil 6 inches from heat until Brie melts, about 1 minute Garnish
with basil leaves. Serve immediately. Serves 8

Notes: Melted Brie and a pungent, basil-laced vinaigrette team up with
garden- fresh asparagus and Canadian bacon for this brunch alternative. S:

Bays English Muffins
Posted to MC-Recipe Digest by on Feb 13, 1998