Skillet Asparagus


1 tablespoon butter
1 1/2 pounds thin asparagus, trimmed, peeled, tops cut into 3-inch-long pieces, stalks cut into 1/2-inch pieces
3 tablespoons chopped shallot
1 teaspoon finely grated lemon peel
Salt and pepper


Melt butter with 1 tablespoon oil in heavy large skillet over high heat. Add asparagus and sauté until tender, stirring often, about 3 minutes. Add shallot and lemon peel. Sauté 1 minute. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Course: Side
Cuisine: American
Uploaded by: Kelly Fowler
Added on: 2009-02-15 07:54:15