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Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Garlic Recipe

Looking for an easy Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Garlic recipe? Learn how to make Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Garlic using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lasmith86

Makes 2 servings



A great way to liven up asparagus. Great roasted flavor and not terribly high in calories.

Recipe Ingredients for Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Garlic

12 spears, medium asparagus
1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
2 cloves garlic, minced
1/2 tbsp lemon zest (grated peel from one lemon)
1/2 tsp paprika
1/2 tsp black pepper
1 tbsp balsamic vinegar

Recipe Directions for Grilled Asparagus with Lemon and Garlic

  1. Make a raft with the asparagus by placing it on two skewers, one at the top and one at the bottom (google grilled asparagus and food network illustrates how to do this).

  2. Mix all other ingredients in a small bowl.

  3. Place asaparagus on grill, as baste with oil mixture while cooking. Turn to cook evenly, about 5-10 mins total on each side.

  4. Remove from grill and serve immediately.

Categories

Vegetables, Side Dish, American, Grill, Quick, Roast

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 163.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
98
Calories from Fat
63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
7.0g
11%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
4mg
0%
Potassium
330mg
9%
Total Carbohydrates
7.5g
2%
Dietary Fiber
3.6g
14%
Sugars
2.9g
Protein
3.5g
Vitamin A 27% Vitamin C 19%
Calcium 5% Iron 19%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
A
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very low in sodium
  • High in dietary fiber
  • High in iron
  • High in thiamin
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin C
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