recipe

Grilled Citrus Asparagus

flavor profile | savory

The possibilities for grilling asparagus are endless, but we love this classic Grilled Citrus Asparagus recipe. You can’t go wrong with a hint of zesty lemon and fresh vegetables – the perfect side dish for any meal.

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What you need

Ingredients

8oz. Pero Family Farms Asparagus

1 lemon, cut in half

1 tbsp. fresh thyme

1 tsp. olive oil

Salt and pepper, to taste

Optional: garnish with diced Mini Sweet Peppers

What you need

Let’s Get Started

Directions

  • Preheat your grill to medium-high heat.
  • In a medium bowl, season asparagus with salt, pepper, and a drizzle of olive oil.
  • Place the seasoned asparagus and half of the lemon on some foil and place on the grill. Cook for 2 minutes.
  • Carefully turn the Asparagus and squeeze the other half of the raw lemon over the asparagus evenly. Cook for one additional minute.
  • Add a sprinkle of fresh thyme to Asparagus before serving.
  • Optional: Garnish with Mini Sweet Peppers.
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