25 Best Asparagus Recipes

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

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 Scramble

Asparagus Scramble
3

Why wait in line for brunch when you can whip up your own "gourmet" egg dish in about 10 minutes? This simple recipe has only six ingredients and takes ...


By Will Budiaman

Marinated Asparagus

Marinated Asparagus
3.4

The true sign of spring in the food world is the abundance of many fresh vegetables. Asparagus is one of the quintessential spring vegetables. This ...


By Anne-Marie Nichols

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

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

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 Bundles with Bacon

Asparagus Bundles with Bacon

Marinating asparagus and wrapping them in bundles with thick, juicy bacon turns the spears into a little entrée or a hefty side dish. Saving the marinade ...


By Rebecca Lang

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

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

Sautéed Asparagus Recipe

Sautéed Asparagus Recipe
4.25

Cleanses, diets, and fasts are just not for me. Criticize if you will, but I’d rather turn to natural sources to relieve my body of toxins than a six-pack ...


By Terri Ciccone

Asparagus Rice Pilaf

Asparagus Rice Pilaf
3

This side dish is great with almost everything — from grilled chicken breasts to pork stir-fry. Try using leftover rice for an even crunchier texture. ...


By Molly Aronica

Lemon Asparagus Penne

Lemon Asparagus Penne
3.35

Dana Kinz of To Cheese or Not to Cheese shares with us one of her favorite summer recipes: Lemon Asparagus Penne. Tossed with some roasted vegetables and ...


By Meatless Monday

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

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

Creamy Asparagus Red Rice Pesto

Creamy Asparagus Red Rice Pesto

Why do we not make more red rice? Notice how everybody talks about the white and the brown… but not the poor old red. Well, welcome in, red rice — it’s so ...


By Amie Valpone

Egg, Asparagus, and Ricotta Pizza

Egg, Asparagus, and Ricotta Pizza
3.2

Anything with an easy egg on top is good in my book (toast, pasta, you name it). And while cracking open an egg and baking it perfectly on a pizza may sound ...


By Jessica Chou

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

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

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 ...