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Asparagus Recipes

Enjoy a healthy spring season with these asparagus recipes, including, roasted asparagus, asparagus soup, baked asparagus, grilled asparagus, asparagus salad, asparagus pasta and more.

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I've been pleasing dinner guests with this delicious pasta dish that was based on one I found in a favorite Italian cookbook. The delicate cream sauce blends well with the colorful and hearty mix of vegetables. I chop the vegetables ahead and later prepare this dish in a snap.—Kerry Kerr McAvoy, Rockford, Michigan
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Asparagus Linguine

Asparagus Linguine

Asparagus Linguine

Pasta and asparagus are tossed together in this mildly-seasoned side dish that makes any appealing partner to poultry or fish. "I lightened up the original recipe by reducing the amount of butter and substituting olive oil," informs Carolyn DiPasquale of Middletown, Rhode Island.

Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Asparagus

Roasted Asparagus

Since asparagus is so abundant here come spring, I like to put it to great use with this recipe. We all look forward to this side dish each year.—Vikki Rebholz, West Chester, Ohio

Asparagus Beef Saute

Asparagus Beef Saute

Asparagus Beef Saute

I love filet mignon but not its price, so I came up with a recipe for more affordable beef tenderloin tail. Now I cook it once a week, plus my husband loves taking the leftovers to work. —Linda Flynn, Ellicott City, Maryland
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Vegetable Spiral Sticks

Vegetable Spiral Sticks

Vegetable Spiral Sticks

"I love to serve these savory wrapped vegetable sticks for parties or special occasions," remarks Teri Albrecht, Mt. Airy, Maryland. "They're an easy impressive appetizer."

Asparagus Shepherd's Pie

Asparagus Shepherd's Pie

Asparagus Shepherd's Pie

Shepherd's Pie takes a testy twist with this version. Between the fluffy mashed potato topping and the savory ground beef base is a bed of tender, green asparagus. Even my kids ask for big helpings. —Steve Rowland, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

Grilled Vegetable Orzo Salad

Vegetables that are in season make great additions to this orzo salad. It's the perfect side dish for a picnic, it can easily be doubled for a crowd, or you can add grilled chicken to make it a filling entree. —Danielle Miller, Westfield, Indiana

Asparagus Beef Lo Mein

Asparagus Beef Lo Mein

Asparagus Beef Lo Mein

This springtime beef stir-fry is as easy as it gets. Ramen noodles make it extra fun. —Dottie Wanat, Modesto, California

Light Roasted Asparagus Salad

Light Roasted Asparagus Salad

Light Roasted Asparagus Salad

Our grandchildren love roasted asparagus—especially in this refreshing salad. The orange dressing gives it "zing", and sunflower kernels add crunch. I like to make it with my homegrown asparagus. —Virginia Anthony of Jacksonville, Florida

Bow Ties with Asparagus and Prosciutto

Bow Ties with Asparagus and Prosciutto

Bow Ties with Asparagus and Prosciutto

For a main course, Jodi Trigg of Toledo, Illinois likes to serve a meal that lets the flavors of prosciutto and asparagus shine. With only five ingredients and a couple of tablespoons of water, Bow Ties with Asparagus and Prosciutto is as easy as it is elegant. “Add a dash of nutmeg for a change of pace,” suggests Jodi.
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Roasted Asparagus Lasagna

Roasted Asparagus Lasagna

Roasted Asparagus Lasagna

My husband is a "meat and potatoes" kind of guy, so the first time I made this meatless recipe, he was not thrilled. Once he tried it, he was hooked. Now he asks me to prepare it often. —Cindy Macha, Richmond, Texas

Shrimp Pasta Primavera

Shrimp Pasta Primavera

Shrimp Pasta Primavera

They say the way to a man's heart is through his stomach. So when I invite that special guy to dinner, I like to prepare something equally special. This well-seasoned pasta dish has lots of flavor...and it won't hurt your budget! —Shari Neff, Takoma Park, Maryland

Asparagus Crepes

Asparagus Crepes

Asparagus Crepes

"I love serving these tender crepes with their light lemony sauce in spring," notes Carol Hemker of Phenix City, Alabama. "But my husband would eat them any time of year at all. In fact, it's the only way he'll eat asparagus! This dish is also lovely for luncheon or brunch."

Asparagus-Spinach Pasta Salad

Asparagus-Spinach Pasta Salad

Asparagus-Spinach Pasta Salad

Fresh spinach, crunchy cashews and penne pasta are tossed with roasted asparagus to create this delightful spring salad. —Kathleen Lucas, Trumbull, Connecticut

Creamy Asparagus on Toast

Creamy Asparagus on Toast

Creamy Asparagus on Toast

If you have hard-cooked eggs left over from Easter, here's a way to use some of them. It's delicious for a luncheon or light supper.
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