Orange Asparagus

Total Time
10mins
Prep
10 mins
Cook
0 mins

A super easy, fresh and delicious way to jazz up your boring-ol'-asparagus!

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Ingredients

Nutrition
  • 1 bunch asparagus
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 orange, zest of, i love to use blood orange (to liking)
  • 1 tablespoon fresh squeezed orange juice
  • salt and pepper

Directions

  1. Trim stems off asparagus.
  2. Steam asparagus to tender-crisp (about 5 minutes) -I use a steaming basket in a pan with the lid on.
  3. Drain water and place asparagus back in pan.
  4. Place butter, orange juice and zest in pan with asparagus.
  5. Allow butter to melt and coat asparagus with butter mixture.
  6. Add salt and pepper to taste.