Kale Strippers & Corn Zippers: Unitaskers That Actually Come In Handy All Summer

Oftentimes, countertop space is at a premium in our kitchens; if an appliance or gadget starts collecting dust, it ends up in the donate bin to make room for more useful items. Every once in a while...

I always fail asparagus, where do I cut these?

by lisaleira 3 months ago

I love to eat asparagus. My mom makes it wonderfully. However often when I make it, it seems to be too woody, at the ends, like I didn't know where to cut it correctly. I'm thinking to roast the...

Leftover grilled asparagus

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by Dave MP 1 year ago

I grilled some asparagus last night and we have a fair amount leftover. Today we are having a bbq with some friends so I am thinking of trying to turn the leftover grilled asparagus into a salad or...

I left cooked veggies out all night - safe to eat?

by alwayshungrygal 5 years ago

I think the title says it all. I roasted 2 bunches of asparagus in OO and lemon juice, and put them in a covered container but alas forgot to put it in the fridge. I figured I'd reheat by nuking ...

Where to buy White Asparagus

by mmvr 2 years ago

Where in the lower mainland can I buy fresh White Asparagus for cooking a home meal? Since leaving Europe I have not had the pleasure of eating white asparagus at home; classic style with ham, har...

Uova da Ravioli With Asparagus Everything

by outRIAAge 3 years ago

There's a perfectly-good recipe for this in the Editorial section: http://www.chowhound.com/recipes/egg-yolk-ravioli-uova-da-raviolo-with-bacon-sage-sauce-30152 They're a bit of a fuss to mak...

Asparagus serving/cooking utensil help?

by ThomasGault 3 years ago

Hi, What utensil do people use to serve or cook asparagus? Special tongs? A fork? Fingers? There don't seem to be many made any more.

"Flavored" asparagus??

by kseiverd 3 years ago

Was in Shoprite (Lumberton, NJ) a few days ago. They had bundles of asparagus @ $3.99/lb. Above area where asparagus was displayed was a little sign indicating that it tastes like peas and/or gre...

Roasted asparagus was inedible

by learntocookchinese 3 years ago

I roasted at 400° for 15 minutes. Asparagus was inedible due to fibers that become evident after chewing. These stalks were thinner than normal. I don't know if the asparagus was the probl...

Favorite recipes for skinny minny asparagus?

by fldhkybnva 6 years ago

I love roasted asparagus and usually try to get a particular size of spears which I enjoy but with the spring onslaught of asparagus the sizes have been quite variable from very fat to teeny weeny....

Best Fried Zucchini and Fried Asparagus in Los Angeles and surrounding areas.

by Ilovetoeatso 4 years ago

Cause a lot of posts here are very old Im starting new. I've had California Grill's zucchini in uptown whittier so I'm aware of them. Also Big D's Burgers are great (as long as no salt is added). H...

Gin made with asparagus launched

by zin1953 4 years ago

"Notting Hill-based gin brand Portobello Road has made a limited edition bottling distilled with asparagus from Cambridge, which is likely to divide opinion . . . " (article continues)

Whole Foods on the receiving end of some more mockery

by drongo 4 years ago

Lots of stories today about Whole Foods and their latest "nonsense product, supposedly healthy or organic or artisanal, served at an outrageous price"... in the most recent case, "asparagus water"....

What do I make with these ingredients?

by anniam 4 years ago

I am doing this farm share thing this summer and I have to use this stuff before it rots. Week 1 included the following: Berkshire Pork Chops - 2 per pack, appx 1 # Ramp Linguine - 1 # Pastur...

asparagus and artichokes

by sparkareno 4 years ago

What do you do about wine with these two troublemakers. Not drink wine? I know they affect the taste.

Raw asparagus safe?

by mickie44 11 years ago

Someone told me recently that asparagus, like fiddlehead ferns, must be cooked as it contains toxins. I've been unable to confirm this. If true, what toxins? Thanks.

Freezing leftover asparagus?

by DanaB 10 years ago

Hi All, So, I was tempted at the market today by local fresh asparagus -- unfortunately it was pre-bundled, and so had to buy over a pound. It was delicious steamed for dinner tonight, but sinc...

Anyone seen white asparagus?

by Pegmeister 4 years ago

I had the most amazing pasta dish with white asparagus while in Aruba recently. It got me to thinking that I haven't seen white asparagus on menus here in recent years. So are there any restaurants...

New veggie side dish recipes, please!

by ferris91 4 years ago

Hi Chowhounds, I love vegetables with just a bit of butter and salt. But my boyfriend...well, not so much. His mom doesn't really eat vegetables, and so most veggie dishes he will eat involve ...