Awesome Asparagus Recipe

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Awesome Asparagus

J. White Harris

By
@JWhiteH

This recipe works for Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

4 bunch
asparagus, trimed, tied 6-8 spears each
1 c
pecorino or parmesan cheese, grated
1
lemon, juiced
extra virgin olive oil
fresh ground black pepper
4 large
eggs, poached
fresh mint, chopped - for garnish

Step-By-Step

1Make the sauce. Whisk the lemon juice into the grated cheese and drizzle in enough olive oil to make a creamy dressing, set aside.
2Poach four eggs.
3Meanwhile, cook the asparagus bundles in boiling
salted water until just tender (3 to 4 minutes).
4Remove the string and place an asparagus bundle on each of 4 plates. Drizzle with the cheese sauce. Place a poached egg on top of each asparagus bundle. Sprinkle with fresh chopped mint and drizzle the plate with some additional olive oil and freshly cracked black pepper. Serve immediately.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy