It's easy being green -- trust us! The possibilities for asparagus go way beyond grilling the spears. Try a few surprising asparagus recipes, such as flatbread and smoothies, for a fresh take on this fresh veggie.
Ah, asparagus. The most sophisticated veggie deserves to be treated like the foodie-favorite it is. Enjoy these 10 new recipes that feature the spears in all their green glory.
Now you can drink your greens. You won't even know the asparagus is in this surprisingly sweet, low-cal snack -- unless you garnish it with the spears, of course!
If plain lettuce just isn't cutting it, take a vegetable peeler to a pound of asparagus, and voila! Your first course will look worthy of a five-star restaurant.
Alright, we're adding a little guilt to your greens, but asparagus spears were practically made for a deep-fry dip.
These atypical spring rolls with ham steak and egg get their green from fresh asparagus and lettuce.
Asparagus Recipe Tip: Short on time? These scrumptious spring rolls can prepped and chilled up to four hours ahead.
Crunch-ify Alfredo with fresh asparagus, then add buddies broccoli, mushrooms, and sun-dried tomatoes for a serving of creamy pasta you can feel good about.
Make asparagus the star of the show with this light, all-about-asparagus soup. (The Sriracha-glazed croutons aren't half bad, either.)
Pack some power into a weekend breakfast with this hearty meat-and-veggie pizza. Hollandaise sauce and asparagus are a perfect pair; you can thank us later.
Criss-crossing asparagus spears turns a plain-ol' casserole into the centerpiece of your next potluck.
Give asparagus an a.m. opportunity with this half-frittata, half-casserole concoction. The best part: This beauty serves six lucky breakfast guests.
Head-turningly different, this lasagna eschews ground beef and red sauce for the following lineup: asparagus, smoked salmon, and Romano cheese. Don't diss it 'til you try it.
Spend 43 seconds with us to make the snappiest, tastiest cooked asparagus spears ever.