Low Calorie Cheesy Asparagus

Total Time
Prep 5 mins
Cook 3 mins

I know plenty of us are looking for low calorie dishes that are satisfying and easy; here is another. I made it for my lunch but it could work as a side dish as well.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Place asparagus pieces in small microwave-safe covered casserole dish. Do not add water.
  2. Toss with seasonings.
  3. Microwave 3 minutes.
  4. Drain, if excess liquid has cooked out of asparagus.
  5. Top with cheese.
  6. Stir to incorporate cheese.
Most Helpful

This was easy to make. I followed the recipe other then I used pepper instead of the seasoning in the ingredients as I didn't have them. We liked the swiss cheese on this.

bmcnichol April 02, 2013