Crunchy Sesame Lemon Asparagus Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Crunchy Sesame Lemon Asparagus Recipe
  • READY IN 15 mins

Crunchy Sesame Lemon Asparagus

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"Toasted sesame seeds, lemon juice, and parsley are added to melted butter and drizzled over crisp asparagus."

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  • PREP

    10 mins
  • COOK

    5 mins
  • READY IN

    15 mins

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a skillet over medium-low heat; cook and stir sesame seeds until lightly toasted, 3 to 5 minutes. Add lemon juice, parsley, salt, and pepper; stir until evenly combined.
  2. Place a steamer insert into a saucepan and fill with water to just below the bottom of the steamer. Bring water to a boil. Add asparagus, cover, and steam until tender, 2 to 4 minutes.
  3. Transfer asparagus to a serving plate and drizzle sesame-butter over the top.
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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 132 kcal
  • 7%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 4.3 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol
  • 27 mg
  • 9%
  • Fat
  • 12.6 g
  • 19%
  • Fiber
  • 2.1 g
  • 8%
  • Protein
  • 2.6 g
  • 5%
  • Sodium
  • 101 mg
  • 4%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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