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Over 15 Yummy Asparagus Recipes

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Are you looking for some yummy asparagus recipes? I love the taste of asparagus and finding new ways to cook it! Be sure to check out these Over 15 Yummy Asparagus Recipes for even more delicious ideas and recipes.

I wanted to pull together a few yummy asparagus month recipes to help us with meal prep and plan.

over 15 yummy asparagus recipes

Want your own asparagus garden?  Check out these tips on how to grow asparagus then you will have plenty to make these recipes!

Asparagus Recipes:

All of these recipes have asparagus as part of the main dish. They might be the main ingredient are a staple ingredient that is added. No matter what, it’s delicious!

Can you overcook asparagus?

Yes, you can. Overcooking asparagus isn’t that hard to do so you need to be careful. I will say though, that even if it’s overcooked – it’s still yummy to eat!

Asparagus should still have a little crispiness to it, but not much – if it’s cooked perfectly. (This more pertains to if it’s being grilled or pan fried)

Yummy Asparagus Recipes

Any of these asparagus recipes would be perfect for lunch or dinner!

How do you prep asparagus to cook it?

The biggest thing that you need to remember when prepping asparagus is to cut off the bottoms on the stalk. The lighter part of the asparagus is very hard and chewy, and typically gets stringy when it’s cooked.

Sometimes you can buy already trimmed asparagus at the store, but if you buy fresh, you’ll need to trim off the bottoms.

Can you freeze cooked asparagus?

Yes, you can freeze asparagus after it’s been cooked. The easiest way is to let it cool down all the way and then add it to your freezer. Choose an airtight container or bag for storage.

I always label my freezer bags so I know what is inside – and don’t forget to write the date that you froze them. That way, you know how long they’re in the freezer!

Start from the top of the list and work your way down – and let me know which one you like the best!

More Resources for Asparagus Recipes:

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Do you have an asparagus recipe that you like?  Please, share it in the comments below!

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Saturday 10th of May 2014

Kelli thanks so much for including my asparagus recipe! We just love this yummy vege here and I can't wait to try all the other recipes you have shared!


Saturday 10th of May 2014

Wow - lots of fabulous recipe ideas I had not thought of. Thanks, Kelly!