Snappy Asparagus Dip
Need a lighter appetizer that comes together in a snap? You have it right here. This creamy asparagus dip goes great with chips or fresh vegetables. —Debra Johnson, Bonney Lake, Washington
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + chilling
- 1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed
- 1 cup sour cream
- 1/2 cup salsa
- Dash lime juice
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Dash cayenne pepper
- In a large saucepan, bring 1/2 in. of water to a boil. Add asparagus; cover and boil for 3-5 minutes or until crisp-tender. Drain and cool.
- In a food processor, puree asparagus until smooth. Stir in the remaining ingredients. Chill. Serve with fresh vegetables and/or tortilla chips.
Nutrition Facts2 tablespoons: 34 calories, 2g fat (2g saturated fat), 9mg cholesterol, 44mg sodium, 1g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 0 fiber), 1g protein.
Originally published as Snappy Asparagus Dip in Country Woman March/April 1991