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Jun 1, 2011 08:51 AM

Asparagus Recipe.

What is the best way to eat asparagus? Any ideas?

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  1. personally..i like to blanch them.. then wrap them in a nice slice of prosciutto then grill or broil till the prosciutto is crispy ...then some kind of sauce like a hollandaise..

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    1. re: srsone

      Mine starts out the same way, but then I dip the proscuitto wrapped asparagus in a flour, water, salt batter and fry them in olive oil until brown and serve with honey mustard. (Though I have to admit I do this rarely, usually oven roasted with Parmigiano on top.)

    2. lately I have been making shaved asparagus salad.

      1. I do mine like srsone, blanch then grill to get a little char. Then I top with a poached egg and shredded parm on top of it all, little sea salt.

        I like the idea of the prosciutto, will have to try that.

        1. Hi Raisa,

          Here are some suggestions I got from CHers when last year's crop came in:

          1. My new favorite is a shaved asparagus salad with crispy prosciutto. There is a recipe here: