1/2 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1-inch pieces
3/4 pound honey-mustard center cut pork loin fillet, cut into 1/2-inch strips
2 teaspoons olive oil
1/2 cup olive oil
4-1/2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
1 tablespoon cider vinegar
1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
Cook linguine according to package directions, stirring in red pepper during the last 6 minutes and asparagus during the last 3 minutes. Meanwhile, in a large skillet, saute pork in oil until juices run clear.
In a small bowl, combine the dressing ingredients. Drain linguine mixture; add to skillet. Add dressing and toss to coat; heat through.
Editor's Note: This recipe was tested with Hormel honey-mustard center cut pork loin filet. Package weighs about 27 ounces.