We are celebrating growing season by focusing on some different produce and how it can be prepared. Today we are looking at asparagus.

preparing a familiar food in a different way can change your understanding of that food. Let’s look at different ways to prepare asparagus.

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Boiled with butter
? Boiled With Butter
I think what I have learned is, if you boil a vegetable then add butter and salt, chances are it’s going to taste good.
Asparagus Tempura
?Asparagus Tempura
Deep fried asparagus is crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside. This style can be found at some sushi and Japanese restaurants.
Pickled Asparagus
?Pickled Asparagus  
Asparagus can be tricky to grow in your garden so you must savour every one that pops up. Pickling asparagus preserves them and makes them taste great.
Asparagus and Boiled Egg Salad
?Asparagus and Egg Salad 
Boil or grill asparagus, let it cool, then add balsamic vinegar, olive oil, and a few boiled eggs.