Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

From Better Homes and Garden.


  1. Wash, trim, and peel small carrots.
  2. Place carrots in a steamer basket above boiling water.
  3. Cover and steam about 15 minutes or till crisp- tender.
  4. Rinse carrots in cold water; drain.
  5. Meanwhile, cook frozen asparagus spears according to package.
  6. Rinse asparagus in cold water; drain.
  7. Cover and chill drained carrots and asparagus.
  8. To serve, arrange carrots and asparagus on a platter.
  9. Sprinkle with a little lemon juice and lemon pepper.
  10. Microwave Option:.
  11. Cook on high power for 10 minutes.