Asparagus with Horseradish Dip

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 15 min.


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Updated: Sep. 30, 2022
This is a great hot weather party dip. Serve asparagus on a decorative platter with lemon wedges on the side for garnish. A great flavor variation is to use chopped garlic in place of the horseradish. —Mildred Lynn Caruso, Brighton, Tennessee
Asparagus with Horseradish Dip Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 32 fresh asparagus spears (about 2 pounds), trimmed
  • 1 cup reduced-fat mayonnaise
  • 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
  • 1/2 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce


  1. Place asparagus in a steamer basket; place in a large saucepan over 1 in. of water. Bring to a boil; cover and steam until crisp-tender, 2-4 minutes. Drain and immediately place in ice water. Drain and pat dry.
  2. In a small bowl, combine the remaining ingredients. Serve with asparagus.

Nutrition Facts

2 asparagus spears with 1 tablespoon dip: 63 calories, 5g fat (1g saturated fat), 6mg cholesterol, 146mg sodium, 3g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 fat.