German Creamed Asparagus

1
Linda Kauppinen

By
@cyrene

Years ago, mothers believed that the presence of toast and eggs with this meal helped children learn to eat a vegetable that is less familiar to them since it only would make it to the table seasonally. They would place the toast along the outer rim, lay sliced egg on top of the asparagus and pour the cream sauce over top of the egg and asparagus.
I like it without the toast and eggs!!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

asparagus spears
2 Tbsp
butter
2 Tbsp
flour
1/4 tsp
salt
dash(es)
pepper
toast
hard boiled eggs

How to Make German Creamed Asparagus

Step-by-Step

  • 1Steam asparagus in 1/2 inch of water until soft.
    Lift out of water and set aside, keeping warm.
  • 2To 1 cup of cooking water, add 2 Tbsp butter, 2 Tbsp flour, 1/4 tsp salt and dash of pepper.
    Stir until smooth and thickened.
  • 3Place asparagus on a serving dish.
    (Optional: Put squares of toast around the edge and slices of hard boiled eggs on top.)
    Pour cream sauce over and serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About German Creamed Asparagus

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




Show 3 Comments & Reviews

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You A Cooking Rock Star

22 Zucchini Recipes That'll Make You a Cooking Rock Star

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Make the most out your summer cooking with delicious zucchini recipes. They'll make you a cooking rock star.

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend With A Stellar Cookout Recipe

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend With a Stellar Cookout

Kitchen Crew

Wow... did summer fly by or what? In my mind, Memorial Day was last weekend. Summer's unofficially coming to an end, but I'm not going to let the weekend go...

27 Easy Camping Recipes

27 Easy Camping Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Getting ready for a weekend camping trip? Here are 27 easy, no-hassle, camping-friendly recipes that everyone will love!