Absurdly Addictive Asparagus

Absurdly Addictive Asparagus - 4aKid

Take a garden fresh ingredient like asparagus and pair it with pancetta and you instantly get Snap, Crackle, Crisp all in one bite. 

Ingredients:
  • 4¬†ounces¬†pancetta, cut into 3/8 inch to 1/4 inch dice
  • 1¬†tablespoon¬†butter
  • 1¬†pound¬†asparagus, woody ends trimmed and sliced into 2 inch pieces on the bias
  • 1¬†1/4¬†cups¬†leek, thinly sliced crosswise (white and pale green parts only)
  • 2¬†cloves garlic, minced
  • Zest of one lemon
  • 1¬†teaspoon¬†orange zest
  • 2¬†tablespoons¬†toasted pine nuts
  • 1¬†tablespoon¬†Italian parsley, chopped (more to taste)
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  • Directions:
  • In a large non-stick pan, saut√© pancetta, stirring frequently, over medium heat, until crisp and lightly golden.
  • Add 1 tablespoon of butter to pan. Add asparagus pieces and leek and saut√© until asparagus is tender crisp, about 3-4 minutes.
  • Add garlic, lemon and orange zest, toasted pine nuts and parsley and saut√© for about 1 minute, until fragrant. Season to taste with freshly ground pepper and salt and serve immediately.

source: https://food52.com/

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