Roasting asparagus is one of the easiest and tastiest ways to easily cook asparagus in the oven. It requires minimal effort and the results are amazing!
How do you know if asparagus is good?
The asparagus should be bright green. The tips should be colorful and look healthy. The spears should all be stiff and hold their shape. There should not be any unpleasant sticky texture. Asparagus is usually sold upright in water. This is because it stays fresher when stored this way.
How do you know if asparagus has gone bad?
These tips are the first to go bad when it comes to asparagus. If the tips are mushy or black, the asparagus should be discarded. Any mushy, slimy or limp spears should not be eaten.
Can you cook asparagus in the oven?
Yes! Roasting asparagus in the oven is a great way to cook asparagus. Roasting requires high heat to fry your veggies. There are many ways to cook asparagus, but roasting them in the oven is an easy and delicious option.
How long does asparagus keep in the fridge?
Asparagus will keep for about 5 to 7 days in the refrigerator when stored upright in water. If you plan to eat asparagus within 48 hours of purchasing it, it should be stored in the crisper during that time.
What goes well with roasted asparagus?
Roasted asparagus is an excellent side dish to meat, fish and pasta. It is also delicious with salad. Try some recipes that go well with asparagus.
watch the video below Rachel walks you through every step of the way on how to cook asparagus in the oven, including tips and tricks to help you pick your asparagus and know if it’s good or bad.You can find the full range of full-time master chef cooking shows at youtubeor provide a corresponding recipe on our website.