Scalloped Asparagus Casserole

Recipe by Chippie1
READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
Advertisement

DIRECTIONS

  • Wash asparagus, remove woody part of stalks and cut into 2 1/2-inch pieces.
  • Cook asparagus in boiling salted water until just tender.
  • Drain and place in a shallow baking dish or casserole.
  • Melt 2 tablespoons butter in saucepan.
  • Mix 2 tablespoons of the butter with the soft bread crumbs; set aside for topping casserole later.
  • Blend flour, salt, and pepper into remaining butter in saucepan.
  • Continue cooking and stirring over low heat.
  • Gradually add milk, stirring until thickened.
  • Add Worcestershire sauce, red pepper, and cheese; stir until cheese is melted.
  • Pour sauce over asparagus in casserole; top with buttered crumbs.
  • Bake at 350° for 20 minutes or until bubbly.
Advertisement