"Fun to make! I turned the asparagus spears as they cooked. I liked the appealing charred look, while still maintaining a crisp/tender texture." – Spunky Buddy
"Simple perfection! We have been steaming asparagus for years without consistant results. This will do it!" – Howard
"This a deliciously easy way to prepare asparagus. Sometimes I add julienned carrots and steam them together. It looks very pretty with all the colors." – CariCooks
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Asparagus and Water Chestnuts
Fast mix of frozen asparagus tips with water chestnuts and sweet red onions, sauteed in a light mixture of olive oil and balsamic vinegar. Simple, yet beautiful and so delicious!
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