Why eat asparagus?

  • Its distinctively woody flavor is deepened when it's grilled or sauteed, making it a delicious side dish. It's sure to impress even the pickiest gourmet.
  • Asparagus is composed of about 93% water, is very low in calories, and has diuretic properties. Historically, it has even been used as medicine.
  • It's easy to prepare and its long stalk shape makes it fun and easy to eat for children learning to enjoy their first vegetables.

If you like asparagus, try...

Broccoli • Brussels Sprouts • Leeks