Garlic Asparagus Amandine

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In this simple side dish, fresh asparagus is blanched until tender, then sauteed in melted butter and garlic. Toasted almonds on top add nuttiness and an unexpected crunch that brings these green spears to life. Read more to add this recipe to your collection of vibrant veggies that can be whipped up in no time at all.

How to Cook Asparagus: Multiple Methods

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Want to learn how to cook asparagus? With the help of our step-by-step guide you can easily whip up this tasty vegetable three different ways: in the oven, steamed, or blanched, to use in recipes or serve alongside your favorite entrees. Read more now on Foodal and learn to master each of these cooking methods.

How to Cook Asparagus in the Electric Pressure Cooker

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For a fresh tasting side dish, learn how to cook asparagus in the electric pressure cooker. It’s the easiest way to cook the vegetable, pairing with everything from salmon to chicken to meat and more. What’s better than quick, reliable, and hands-off cooking, after all? Get the full how-to over on Foodal now.

Creamy Asparagus Soup

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Fresh asparagus is the star of this vibrant vegetable soup. Blended with a touch of sherry vinegar, a little cream, and a hint of lemon, this soup is quick and easy to make at home. And the butter makes it extra creamy. Read more to get this recipe and add it to your collection of soup standbys now.

Asparagus and Mozzarella Omelet

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Buttery asparagus and creamy mozzarella blend beautifully inside a delicate and smooth French omelet. A pillowy top welcomes a gentle sprinkling of tangy lemon zest and savory chives that brighten the flavor. Requiring just a few minutes to make, you can start your morning with a little finesse. Get the recipe now.

Warm Asparagus Salad with Dates, Roasted Walnuts, and Pecorino Cheese

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Why make a boring salad when you can eat one filled with chewy dates, freshly grated Pecorino cheese, crisp asparagus, and roasted walnuts? Prepared in 15 minutes and tossed with a homemade vinaigrette, this warm asparagus salad is an impressive, yet simple way to get your family eating vegetables. Get the recipe now!

A Lemon Asparagus Risotto Recipe to Celebrate the Arrival of Spring

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The arrival of spring is to be celebrated, and lemon asparagus risotto recipe is just the meal to do it with. The vegetarian dish makes for a delicious main, but can also be paired with a protein to bolster its heartiness. With bright and vibrant flavors, it’s a lovely recipe to serve to your family. Read more now.

Asparagus and Snow Pea Salad with Black-Eyed Peas

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When you don’t feel like spending too much time cooking and cleaning in the kitchen, simple is better. This quick salad with fresh asparagus, crunchy snow peas, and creamy black-eyed peas served over quinoa makes a tasty and healthy one-bowl meal that’s ready in under thirty minutes. Get the recipe now on Foodal.

This Asparagus Broccoli Salad Is Perfect for Picnics and Backyard Barbecues

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If you really want to wow your crowd this spring and summer, whip up this easy asparagus and broccoli salad. With a lemon, almond, and onion dressing, this lean, green saute is a light side dish that’s perfect for any backyard barbecue or picnic. To find out why this recipe is a show-stopper, read more now on Foodal.

Easy Asparagus Risotto with Oven-Dried Tomatoes (Vegan)

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What’s for dinner? Try this super easy risotto recipe with fresh seasonal asparagus and oven-dried tomatoes. You’ll love this vegan and gluten-free comfort food, made with pantry staples like vegetable broth and Arborio rice, and flavor intensives like shallots, garlic, and nutritional yeast. Read more now on Foodal.

Purple Cabbage and Shaved Asparagus Slaw with Cumin-Sesame Dressing

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Coleslaw? Yuck! Cabbage drowning in mayonnaise… Who likes that? Well, this recipe will change your mind about slaw. Shaved asparagus and purple cabbage covered in a light sesame oil dressing and flavored with seeds and cumin makes for an out-of-this-world taste profile. Get the recipe on Foodal now.