"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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The Best Steamed Asparagus
This is the best way to cook asparagus to enjoy it's flavor. It comes out absolutely perfect. For the wine, we recommend Pinot Grigio.
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This simple method really highlights the flavor of the asparagus.
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