Asparagus Vinaigrette

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 8 mins

From Cooking Light, this makes a great side dish.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 12 lbs asparagus, sliced into 2 inch pieces
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 2 teaspoons tarragon
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tablespoons chopped pecans
  • 2 slices bacon, crumbled


  1. Heat oil in skillet, add garlic and asparagus and sauté 5 minutes until tender.
  2. Combine vinegar, sugar and spices and add to skillet, stir well, cook until thickened, about 2 minutes.
  3. Top with pecans and bacon.
Most Helpful

5 5

Very good flavor! Easy to make and delicious to boot! Will make again.

5 5

OH MAN!Thanks for posting this one!!This is fantastic.Just the right amount of sweet to really bring out the asparagus flavor..yum yum!I could even see a few of those sweet grape tomatos added at the last 5 minutes of cooking to add some color.This is a wonderful way to fix asparagus!