Asparagus with Blue Cheese Sauce
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 20 min.
- 1/2 pound fresh asparagus spears
- 2 ounces cream cheese, softened
- 3 tablespoons evaporated milk or half-and-half cream
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1 to 2 tablespoons crumbled blue cheese
- In a small saucepan, cook asparagus in a small amount of water until crisp-tender. Meanwhile, in another saucepan, whisk cream cheese, milk and salt over low heat until smooth. Stir in blue cheese and heat through. Drain asparagus and top with sauce.
Nutrition Facts4 ounce-weight: 157 calories, 13g fat (8g saturated fat), 42mg cholesterol, 319mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 6g protein.
May 26, 2015
My family enjoyed it.
May 13, 2012
Made this for Mother's Day Dinner. It was a huge hit with mom, who loves blue cheese.
Mar 7, 2011
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Jun 24, 2009
What I do in this case is, copy the recipe into Word, then you can delete items or add comments. I also make folders for different web sites. Hope this helps.
Apr 9, 2009
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