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