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Sausage Pasta with Cajun Cream Sauce

1 review

I needed to use up some ingredients in my refrigerator, so I threw together this dish with a cajun cream sauce. It's delicious and everyone loves it. —Angela Lively, Conroe, Texas

Savory Waffles with Asparagus, Gruyere and Onion

I took one of our family’s favorite puff pastry recipes, which uses a similar mix of ingredients, and translated it...


Sauteed Asparagus with Mushrooms

1 review

Look no further for a quick and easy sauteed asparagus recipe. This dish gets a little extra kick from Greek...


Greek Asparagus Salad

Asparagus is one of my favorite spring vegetables, but my family gets bored with it. So I developed a tasty...


Asparagus Tuna Noodle Casserole

1 review

I updated a traditional tuna casserole using fresh asparagus and asparagus soup. This is so different and so delicious. Use...

Asparagus Beef Lo Mein

9 reviews

This springtime beef lo mein recipe is as easy as it gets. Ramen noodles make it extra fun. —Dottie Wanat,...


Creamed Ham and Asparagus

4 reviews

To be truthful, asparagus is my least favorite vegetable. But I make an exception with this recipe my mom and...

Asparagus-Stuffed Potatoes

2 reviews

You can make this side dish anytime and for any occasion, although I have to say it tastes best when...


Hazelnut Asparagus Soup

2 reviews

My heart is happy when bundles of tender local asparagus start to appear at my grocery store in spring. No...


Winning Cream of Asparagus Soup

24 reviews

I developed this recipe myself by substituting asparagus for broccoli in cream of broccoli soup. It's a big favorite at...


Asparagus Soup with Lemon Creme Fraiche

A fresh and easy asparagus soup, pureed until it's smooth, is a definite winner. Serve it warm or chilled depending...

Creamy Asparagus on Toast

3 reviews

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


Asparagus Ham Dinner

32 reviews

I've been making this low-fat ham dinner for my family for years, and we always look forward to it. With...


Bacon and Asparagus Frittata

3 reviews

My frittata makes a marvelous light meal. especially during the summer. When I prepare the frittata for guests, I also...


Cheese Tortellini Primavera

9 reviews

My pasta with veggies is quick enough for a weeknight dinner with the kids but also elegant when you have...


Chicken Veggie Skillet

8 reviews

I invented this chicken and veggie dish to use up extra mushrooms and asparagus. My husband suggested I write it...

Chicken and Asparagus Crepes

2 reviews

The crepes used in this recipe come from my mom's special recipe, and can be made ahead of time, refrigerated...


Asparagus Stir-Fry

1 review

Fresh asparagus is a rarity in our small town, but when I find it at the store, I make this...


Chicken Asparagus Soup

12 reviews

Asparagus stars in this flavorful soup, a favorite recipe from my Italian grandmother. I have fond memories of chopping veggies...


Twisted Eggs Benedict Salad

2 reviews

Salad for breakfast? Absolutely. You can prep everything except the dressing and chill it overnight. In the morning, dress the...


Creamy Fresh Asparagus Soup

Tangy lemon and sweet tarragon give this creamy asparagus soup a springtime flavor you’ll savor and share. —Stacy Mullens, Gresham,...


Rosemary Asparagus Chicken

Impress friends and family with this simple yet elegant entree. One taste will have folks requesting the recipe. You'll want...


Ham It Up Primavera

11 reviews

I adapted this recipe from a cookbook my husband and I received when we
got married. We love all...


Baked Cod Piccata with Asparagus

6 reviews

It takes longer for the oven to preheat than it does to prepare this delicious, good-for-you dish. While it’s baking,...

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Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

42 reviews

My husband and I grill dinner almost every night, and I love grilling veggies for a side dish. I serve...


Roasted Asparagus Salad

Now that our six children are grown, they've started sharing recipes with me—and I love it. This tasty way to...


Roasted Tarragon Asparagus

1 review

The simple seasoning turns fresh asparagus spears into a special spring side dish that's speedy, too.—Joyce Speckman, Holt, California


Asparagus Cheese Soup

1 review

Thyme has a sweet, savory flavor that really enhances a variety of dishes, including this creamy soup.—Elizabeth Montgomery, Allston, MA


Cod and Asparagus Bake

7 reviews

In this bright and lively one-pan dish, green and red veggies back up tender fish, and lemon pulls everything together....


Garden Risotto

2 reviews

With asparagus, spinach and peas, this simple side adds spectacular flavor and tons of health benefits from green veggies. Add...