Asparagus with Maple-Mustard Sauce

  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Servings: 8
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With just four ingredients, this special side is done in 10 minutes.


  • 2 lb asparagus
  • 2 tablespoons real maple syrup or maple-flavored syrup
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil


Snap off tough ends of asparagus spears. In 12-inch skillet or 4-quart Dutch oven, heat 1 inch water to boiling. Add asparagus. Heat to boiling; reduce heat to medium. Cover and cook 4 to 5 minutes or until asparagus is crisp-tender; drain.

In small bowl, mix maple syrup, mustard and oil. Drizzle over asparagus.