Roasted Asparagus with Garlic
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IntroductionAsparagus both tastes great and is high in folate and potassium!
Asparagus both tastes great and is high in folate and potassium!
1 lb. fresh asparagus (medium width) 2 tsp. olive oil 2 garlic cloves, minced Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste Lemon wedges, as garnish
2. In shallow roasting pan, place asparagus and coat with oil. Sprinkle with garlic and salt and pepper, to taste.
3. Roast uncovered for 6-8 minutes (depending on width of spears), shaking pan occasionally. Serve with lemon wedges.
Makes 4 servings (approx 4 medium spears each.)
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