Asparagus Parmesan

15-minute side dish! Top tender asparagus with cheesy garlic butter and earthy mushrooms.

  • Prep Time 15 min
  • Total Time 15 min
  • Servings 2

Ingredients

1
box (9 oz) Green Giant™ Simply Steam® frozen cut asparagus
6
mushrooms, thinly sliced
2
teaspoons butter or margarine
1/8
teaspoon garlic powder
Freshly ground pepper
1
tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese

  • 1 Cook asparagus as directed on package–except add mushrooms during last minute of cooking; drain.
  • 2 Stir remaining ingredients into asparagus and mushrooms.

Expert Tips

Want to use fresh asparagus? Cut 1 pound of asparagus into 1-inch pieces. Cook in boiling water for 4 to 6 minutes or until tender.

Top this tasty side with shredded fresh Parmesan cheese.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
100
(
Calories from Fat
50),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
5g
5%
(Saturated Fat
2 1/2g,
2 1/2%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
15mg
15%;
Sodium
90mg
90%;
Total Carbohydrate
8g
8%
(Dietary Fiber
3g
3%
  Sugars
3g
3%
),
Protein
6g
6%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
25%;
Vitamin C
25%;
Calcium
8%;
Iron
8%;
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 2 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 1 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.