Aromatic Asparagus

Aromatic Asparagus

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"An aromatic asparagus recipe scented with sage and thyme."


45 m servings 183 cals
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Original recipe yields 4 servings



  • Calories:
  • 183 kcal
  • 9%
  • Fat:
  • 10.3 g
  • 16%
  • Carbs:
  • 14.6g
  • 5%
  • Protein:
  • 8.7 g
  • 17%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 31 mg
  • 10%
  • Sodium:
  • 457 mg
  • 18%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. Melt butter in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Stir in asparagus and cook 5 minutes.
  2. Sprinkle flour over asparagus, and toss to coat. Mix milk, vegetable broth and water into saucepan. Stir in Parmesan cheese, thyme, sage and salt. Cook 30 minutes, stirring occasionally. Serve warm.
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  1. 14 Ratings


Mmmmm!!! I used the suggestions of others here and omitted the water and used half the milk and broth. I didn't have all the listed ingredients so I used these substitutions: 3/4 Cup chicken ...

This was a good starter recipe. I omitted the water and broth and only used 1 3/4 cups of milk. I also left out the sage and used 1/4 tsp of basil, 1/4 tsp of dill weed, and 2 tsp of garlic po...

This was good. I used a pound of asparagus, eliminated the water, used 3/4 c broth, and only a splash or two of milk. Still there was too much liquid - I ended up thickening it a bit with some c...

I like it! Agree with other reviewers...cut down on the liquid. I removed the water entirely and cut the broth and milk in half. The asparagus steamed fine, and the sauce was appropriate visco...

I have to wonder if this recipe is for asparagus soup? I read the recipe and decided there was too much liquid in it, so I omitted the vegetable broth. Also I used a whole pound of asparagus, ...

Loved it but used about half of the broth and no water. Also added a little more thyme.

I went with some other reviewer advice and reduced the liquid to one cup each broth and milk. I think it was just a little too liquidy but not bad. I had one bunch of asparagus, and used 2-3 t...

I used to steam or boil the asparagus, this way turns out so much tastier!

This was ok, but I thought the dried herbs really detracted from the delicate asparagus flavor. I won't be making this again. Thanks anyway.