Tuscan Asparagus

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Add some Italian flavor to your holiday table with this Tuscan Asparagus side dish. It’s the perfect recipe to serve with a juicy steak or some fresh fish, and it only takes 10 minutes to prepare!




What you need


10oz. Pero Family Farms Asparagus

1 cup grape tomatoes, halved

¼ cup pine nuts

¼ cup parmesan cheese, shaved

1 tbsp. garlic, thinly sliced

1 tbsp. Italian parsley, chopped fine

1 tbsp. olive oil

Salt and pepper to taste

What you need

Let’s Get Started


  • Follow the microwave directions on the back of the package to cook the asparagus to your desired texture.
  • Heat a pan to medium-high temperature with olive oil. Add the pine nuts and garlic to the pan and cook for 1 minute or until slightly brown.
  • Remove from heat and add the cooked asparagus to the pan.
  • Toss gently until asparagus is coated with oil.
  • Place the mixture on a serving platter and top with
    tomatoes, cheese, parsley, salt and pepper.
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