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Grilled Asparagus with Lemon Zest and Mustard

We lived in Germany for a while. During our time there we enjoyed Spargelzeit, literally “asparagus time.” Those in northwestern Europe enjoy white asparagus, which is cultivated by piling earth on top of asparagus plants as they germinate. The cover … Continue reading

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Asparagus Spinach Salad with Tahini Dressing

This salad strikes a nice balance between a traditional leafy green salad and a side dish of green vegetables. We were tiring of roasted asparagus or steamed broccoli or some version of green beans at Easter. This recipe came from … Continue reading

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Grilled Asparagus with Sherry-Shallot Vinaigrette

Asparagus may be an acquired taste, but grilling the asparagus has made asparagus eaters out of our family. This recipe for grilling asparagus is simple and has excellent flavor. The recipe comes from Adam Perry Lang’s book, Serious Barbecue, page … Continue reading

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