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roasted pecan asparagus

Recipe by
Cynthia Rivers Martinez
Dothan, AL

This is a dish I came up with about 20 years ago. I don't know if anybody else does this or not, have never looked. I just mixed two things that I loved together and it was fabulous. I'm sure if you wanted to grill the asparagus it would be delightful also.

yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Steam

Ingredients For roasted pecan asparagus

  • 1 lb
    baby asaragus
  • 1/2 stick
  • 1/2 c
    pecans, in pieces

How To Make roasted pecan asparagus

  • 1
    Cut off end of asparagus. Steam til slightly tender or your preferrance
  • 2
    On another burner melt better in pan. Then add pecan pieces and roast a couple of minutes over m/l heat. Tossing frequently.
  • 3
    Toss asparagus into butter and pecans. Mix well and serve. Season to taste if you like or they are perfect plain.