25 Best Asparagus Recipes

Pickled Asparagus

Pickled Asparagus
2.65

As a general rule, when it comes to pickling, it should be done when the produce is at its peak and is therefore cheaper. When it comes to pickling ...


By Matt Wilkinson

Asparagus Soup

Asparagus Soup
2.6

Were your eyes too big for your stomach this past weekend at the farmers' market? This asparagus soup recipe is the perfect way to make use of a surplus of ...


By David Burke

A+ Asparagus

A+ Asparagus
3

The spring staple asparagus finds its way into a cold-weather dish in this recipe, combining artichokes and mushrooms with smoky spices and Cheddar ...


By Casserole Queens

Asparagus Paella

Asparagus Paella

In paella, the focus is rice cooked in an intense stock, with meat adding flavor, but meat has taken over and often the paella emerges with the meat cooked ...


By Dirt Candy Cookbook

Asparagus Pizza

Asparagus Pizza
3.25

My go-to cooking method for asparagus is to toss it in some olive oil and stick it on the grill. And while that is certainly delicious, this time I wanted ...


By Carly Goldsmith

Asparagus Cookies

Asparagus Cookies
1

That’s right; I even like making cookies with asparagus. The recipe is easy, and I recommend enjoying them that day.


By David Burke

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus

Bacon-Wrapped Asparagus
3

Aside from serving this as a lovely dinner party appetizer, these flavorful spears make a great side for a regular weeknight meal. You can knock these bad ...


By nfomufod

Shaved Asparagus Salad

Shaved Asparagus Salad
3

Nothing says spring like raw, shaved asparagus. Dress it up with a bit of lemon juice, almonds, and olive oil for a simple dish.


By Jessica Chou

Roasted Asparagus Salad

Roasted Asparagus Salad
3.5

Every year, I look forward to asparagus season more than words can express.But, this year something really special happened: I’ve actually planted my own ...


By Viviane Bauquet Farre

White Asparagus Salad

White Asparagus Salad

This is a simple salad that celebrates spring produce. The key is to use incredibly fresh ingredients, particularly the white asparagus. White asparagus has ...


By Ali Rosen

Asparagus Scrambled Eggs

Asparagus Scrambled Eggs
3.75

The French often begin a meal with soft scrambled eggs, called oeufs brouillés in French. (In its ultimate rendition, the eggs are scrambled with black ...


By David Tanis

Asparagus and Eggs

Asparagus and Eggs
5

Here is a dish that can be put together in just around 10 minutes.  It looks beautiful and can be served as a main dish at brunch or as a salad for dinner.  ...


By marcyafranklin

Cheesy Asparagus Soufflé

Cheesy Asparagus Soufflé

Serve this dish as a healthy side dish. It's a creative way to eat your vegetables and to get your fix of daily protein. Click here for 5 Healthy Holiday ...


By Emily Jacobs

Shaved Asparagus, Arugula, and Parmesan

Shaved Asparagus, Arugula, and Parmesan
3.5

I can't deny it, my mandolin still scares me a little. But, I swallow my fear and use it for this delicious spring salad. Thinly shaved raw asparagus adds ...


By Yasmin Fahr

Lasagna with Asparagus and Burrata

Lasagna with Asparagus and Burrata
3.1

Either flown in fresh from Puglia, or made locally by a domestic artisan near you, burrata is becoming more widely available all over the world. Here’s a ...


By Chester Hastings

Grain-Free Asparagus Pesto Pasta

Grain-Free Asparagus Pesto Pasta

The key to making this grain-free pasta recipe taste just like the real thing is the mung bean fettuccine. Full of protein, these noodles will keep you ...


By Can-Do Candida

Asparagus in a Blanket Recipe

Asparagus in a Blanket Recipe

There is nothing more comforting than wrapping dough around your favorite vegetable. This asparagus in a blanket recipe is a vegetarian twist on the classic ...


By Jonathan Hirsch

Grilled Pork with Crispy Rice Cake and Asparagus

Grilled Pork with Crispy Rice Cake and Asparagus
4

Lean pork tenderloin benefits from a sweet sauce like this one, especially when paired with crisp vegetables. 


By Robert Rabine

Lemon Pepper Orzo with Asparagus and Yellow Squash

Lemon Pepper Orzo with Asparagus and Yellow Squash

Asparagus and yellow squash are two of my favorite seasonal vegetables, and they're the perfect addition to a orzo pasta. 


By Dawn Viola

Fusilloni with Asparagus, Tomatoes, and Basil Olive Oil

Fusilloni with Asparagus, Tomatoes, and Basil Olive Oil
3

Easy to make, this pasta is the perfect accompaniment to any barbecue or summer meal. Stocked with fresh asparagus and plump grape tomatoes, it has the ...


By Nudo

Halibut with Asparagus, Spring Onions, and Lemon Thyme

Halibut with Asparagus, Spring Onions, and Lemon Thyme
3.5

Trying to find a way to highlight the best of spring's bounty with all the fantastic produce from the farmers' market? Then you may want to try this recipe, ...


By Mark Bodinet

Spring Frittata with Asparagus, Mushrooms, and Red Onion

Spring Frittata with Asparagus, Mushrooms, and Red Onion
4.3

Spring's seasonal produce is great not only because of its taste, but also because of how beautiful it all is. I used a basic frittata recipe as my canvas, ...


By Anne Dolce

Charred Bison Flank with Asparagus and Tomato Salad

Charred Bison Flank with Asparagus and Tomato Salad

For a meat dish high in protein and lower in fat than other steak entrées, this bison flank salad is a winning combination. Not only is bison a healthy ...


By Shawn Armstrong

Asian-Roasted Asparagus & Oyster Mushroom with Fried Egg

Asian-Roasted Asparagus & Oyster Mushroom with Fried Egg
2.6

I came up with this recipe after buying my first asparagus of the season, during a trip to the farmers' market. It was a beautiful, sunny day, and the place ...


By Jullie Anne

Pan-Seared Salmon with Asparagus Butter

Pan-Seared Salmon with Asparagus Butter
3

Most people just throw away the blunt ends of their asparagus after they've trimmed them, but this asparagus butter is a great way to make sure none of the ...


By David Burke

Best Asparagus Recipes

What is Asparagus?

It’s always such an exciting time of year when beautiful stalks of green and white asparagus start to line supermarket shelves and farmers market stands. If you’re lucky, you might also find the rarer purple asparagus, a sweeter variety with a vibrant hue. Asparagus is best from February through June, but it’s ideal to jump in on the season as early as possible, since this is when the most tender stalks are harvested. Select ...