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Lemon Asparagus

Rated as 4.2 out of 5 Stars
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"My fiance loves this recipe. We often eat it with BBQ during the summer."
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Ingredients

25 m servings 118
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Set oven rack about 6 inches from the heat source and preheat the oven's broiler.
  2. Coat asparagus with vegetable and arrange on a baking sheet. Season with salt and black pepper to taste.
  3. Roast in preheated oven until lightly browned at the tips, about 15 minutes.
  4. Meanwhile, combine lemon juice, butter, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1 teaspoon black pepper in a microwave-safe bowl. Heat in on high in microwave until butter is completely melted, about 1 minute; stir to combine. Pour butter mixture over roasted asparagus and toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 118 calories; 9.9 7.4 2.7 8 605 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

I tossed the asparagus with extra virgin olive oil instead of vegetable oil before roasting and I also went a little lighter on the lemon juice, salt and black pepper in the second coating. Very...

Most helpful critical review

It did not turn out at all for me. should have listened to other comments that said not to put it in for the full 15 mins.

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I tossed the asparagus with extra virgin olive oil instead of vegetable oil before roasting and I also went a little lighter on the lemon juice, salt and black pepper in the second coating. Very...

I took a look at this recipe, and decided to try it, since we love oven baked asparagus. However, for 2 people, 1+ teaspoon of salt and 1+ teaspoon of pepper sounds like quite a lot! I wound u...

It did not turn out at all for me. should have listened to other comments that said not to put it in for the full 15 mins.

Amazing recipe ! I baked at 400 degrees for 15 min and used olive oil instead of vegetable !

The asparagus were great, but I didn't like the lemon butter sauce.

Fantastic! I have NEVER had such good asparagus. I was afraid to use the broiler (I haven't done that before)so I baked it at 450 for about 20 minutes. Instead of vegetable oil I sprayed with...

I took the advice of those that had made this before and used olive oil, 1 T butter and 2 T of lemon juice. Also, cooked it over a charcoal grill. It was amazing. Will make this again and agai...

The lemon butter goes well with steamed carrots too.

Loved this! The cooking time is on point! But I didn't use FRESH lemon juice (I didn't have any), so I used equate brand lemon juice instead and it came out VERY citrusy and sour. What I'll do ...