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Freezing Asparagus for the Winter!

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Asparagus on the BBQ

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The only way I will eat asparagus is on the BBQ.  We make this dish at least 3 times a week during asparagus season. Heat your grill to high, then...

Erin's pasta sauce with frozen tomatoes.

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Paulette's Easy Cream of Asparagus Soup

.5 onion, or 6 green onions, or one leek chopped

1 tbsp butter

1 large potato diced

2 cups Free Range Chicken broth (available in our freezer section)

1 to 1.5  lbs fresh asparagus, peeled and chopped, woody stems removed

4 stalks celery, chopped

salt and pepper to taste

.5 to 1 cup cup cream or milk

Juice of one lemon

Sautee the onions in butter.  Add the potatoes and the broth.  Simmer until the potato is soft.

Add the asparagus and celery and cook for 10 minutes or so.  Use salt and pepper to taste.

Puree the soup, adding cream or milk until you reach your desired consistency.

To serve...

Add a dollop of sour cream

or some shredded sharp cheddar

or some crumbled blue cheese

Thanks Mom!!