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Asparagus Simplified 

Steam, boil, grill or roast in recipe of your choice

boil

1. Bring water to a boil

2. Add desired amount of asparagus

3. Cook asparagus for 2 minutes

4. Check with fork to see if the asparagus is slightly tender

5. Drain off water and season as desired

stovetop

1. Heat pan with 1 tablespoon oil olive

2. Place desired amount of asparagus in pan

3. Sauté for approx. 4 minutes, stirring as necessary to get even grill marks

4. Season as desired

oven

1. Pre-heat oven to 400F

2. In a bowl mix asparagus with 2 tbsp of olive oil

3. Place on baking sheet

4. Cook in oven for 30 minutes occasionally turning the asparagus

 

Note: It is easy to overcook asparagus; be careful!

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Discover our most recent recipes!

Tri-Color Asparagus Salad

Ingredients
1 pound(s) green asparagus, trimmed 1 inch pieces, 1 pound(s) white asparagus, trimmed into 1 inch pieces, 1 pound(s) purple asparagus, trimmed into 1 inch pieces, 6 tablespoon(s) olive oil, 6 tablespoon(s) lemon juice, 1 tablespoon(s) Dijon mustard, 3 teaspoon(s) white wine vinegar,

Purple Asparagus Salad

Ingredients
2 pound(s) purple asparagus, cut in 1 1/2 inch pieces, 3 cup(s) toasted pine nuts, 1 cup(s) fresh mint leaves, 1 cup(s) fresh cliantro, 1 cup(s) fresh basil, chopped, 1 cup(s) red onion, sliced, 2 tablespoon(s) fresh lemon juice, 2 tablespoon(s) Dijon mustard, 3 tablespoon(s) olive oil,

Asparagus and Sea Scallops in Vodka Sauce

Ingredients
1 pound(s) green asparagus, 1 pound(s) white asparagus, 16 ounce(s) jar of vodka sauce, 1 pound(s) large sea scallops, 16 ounce(s) cooked linguine, 1 tablespoon(s) olive oil, 4 cup(s) water, 2 tablespoon(s) salt, 2 tablespoon(s) sugar, 2 teaspoon(s) freshly chopped parsley,

Spring Blueberry Salad

Ingredients
6 ounce(s) blueberries or superblues, 1 bunch of spinach, washed and trimmed, 1 cup(s) walnuts, 1 cup(s) blue cheese, 4 tablespoon(s) balsamic vinaigrette,

Mini Blueberry Pies

Ingredients
6 ounce(s) blueberries or superblues, 8 prepared mini pie crusts, 2 cup(s) vanilla or lemon pudding,

Peanut Butter and Blueberry Sandwich

Ingredients
2 ounce(s) blueberries or superblues, 2 slices of bread, 2 tablespoon(s) peanut butter,

Barley and Asparagus Risotto

Ingredients
5 cup(s) chicken broth, 2 tablespoon(s) extra virgin olive oil, 1 large Vadilia onion, finely chopped, 4 garlic cloves, finely chopped, 1 cup(s) barley, 1 cup(s) dry white wine, 1 pound(s) green asparagus, cut on a bias cut into 2" pieces, 3 cup(s) freshly grated parmesan, 1 teaspoon(s) salt, 1 teaspoon(s) pepper,

Asparagus Risotto

Ingredients
1 pound(s) green asparagus, cut on a bias in 2' pieces, 5 cup(s) chicken broth, 1 cup(s) risotto, 2 tablespoon(s) extra virgin olive oil, 1 large Vidalia onion, finely chopped, 2 garlic cloves, finely chopped, 1 cup(s) dry white wine, 3 cup(s) freshly grated parmesan, 2 tablespoon(s) lemon zest, 1 teaspoon(s) salt, 1 teaspoon(s) pepper,

Asparagus Grilled Cheese

Ingredients
2 tablespoon(s) freshly grated parmesan, 4 thin slices of cheddar cheese, 4 thin slices of provolone cheese, 2 slices of whole wheat bread, 1 pound(s) green asparagus, trimmed and cut down the middle,

Asparagus & Shrimp Fajitas

Ingredients
1 onion, chopped, 1 lime, cut into slices, 2 teaspoon(s) lime juice, 1 teaspoon(s) chili powder, 1 pound(s) cooked shrimp, 1 tablespoon(s) olive oil, 4 tortillas, 1 pound(s) green asparagus, 1 red bell pepper, chopped,

Green and White Asparagus Salad

Ingredients
1 bunch green asparagus, 1 bunch white asparagus, 2 small heads of frisee lettuce, cleaned and trimmed, 1 tablespoon(s) Parmesan cheese, 6 tablespoon(s) champagne vinegar, 2 tablespoon(s) wholegrain mustard, 2 tablespoon(s) honey, 1 cup(s) olive oil,

White Asparagus Saute

Ingredients
1 pound(s) trimmed and peeled white asparagus, 1 pound(s) Chantrelle (or other) mushrooms, 1 shallot, 4 tablespoon(s) butter, 1 tablespoon(s) fresh lemon juice,

Berry Pavlova

Ingredients
1 teaspoon(s) vanilla extract, 1 teaspoon(s) white vinegar, 2 teaspoon(s) cornstarch, 4 egg whites, 2 cup(s) granulated sugar, 3 cup(s) heavy cream, whipped, 12 fresh blueberries, blackberries and raspberries,

Roasted Asparagus

Ingredients
1 pound(s) asparagus, 2 tablespoon(s) extra virgin olive oil, 1 teaspoon(s) Kosher salt, 1 teaspoon(s) freshly ground black pepper,

Smurfberry Parfait

Ingredients
1 cup(s) fresh blueberries, 1 cup(s) prepared vanilla pudding, 8 ounce(s) whipped cream,

Penne with Asparagus and Proscuitto

Ingredients
2 pound(s) asparagus cut into 2 inch pieces, 3 tablespoon(s) butter or oil, 1 pound(s) prosciutto (diced or chopped), 1 medium leek (white part only, thinly sliced), 1 cup(s) white wine, 1 cup(s) chicken stock, 1 cup(s) heavy cream, 1 pound(s) freshly cooked penne, 1 cup(s) chives, 3 ounce(s) Fontina cheese (grated),

Warm Asparagus and Parmesan Salad

Ingredients
2 pound(s) asparagus, 2 teaspoon(s) lemon juice, 2 teaspoon(s) lemon juice, 4 ounce(s) Parmesan cheese (in one piece), 4 cup(s) of mixed greens, 1 pinch(es) freshly ground pepper,

Crunchy Almond Asparagus

Ingredients
1 pound(s) asparagus, 2 cup(s) seasoned breadcrumbs, 8 ounce(s) Cheddar cheese (shredded), 1 can of cream of chicken soup, 1 cup(s) chopped almonds (unblanched), 1 tablespoon(s) butter (melted),

Fried Asparagus

Ingredients
1 pound(s) asparagus (trimmed), 1 egg, 1 tablespoon(s) milk, 1 cup(s) fine breadcrumbs, 4 ounce(s) Romano cheese (grated), 1 cup(s) olive oil, 1 pinch(es) salt, 1 pinch(es) pepper,

Fresh Asparagus with Herb Butter

Ingredients
2 pound(s) asparagus, 1 teaspoon(s) salt, 1 cup(s) butter (melted), 2 tablespoon(s) parsley (finely chopped), 1 tablespoon(s) chives (snipped), 1 teaspoon(s) dried tarragon leaves, 2 tablespoon(s) lemon juice,

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