Zesty Marinated Asparagus

Zesty Marinated Asparagus

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Zesty Marinated Asparagus

Hello friends, welcome to Smooth Recipe. Today we are going to make Zesty Marinated Asparagus.

This tender asparagus is marinated in the balsamic vinaigrette & sprinkled with the tangy lemon zest & fresh parsley. This is an easy and quickly made side dish.

Preparation time: 30 Minutes

Cooking time: 5 Minutes

Additional time: 2 hrs 25 Minutes

Total time: 3 hrs

Servings: 4

Yield: 4 servings

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Ingredients for Zesty Marinated Asparagus

  • 2 pounds of fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2 1/2 inch of pieces
  • 1 ½ cups of balsamic vinaigrette salad dressing
  • 2 teaspoons of grated lemon zest
  • ¼ cup of chopped fresh parsley
  • ½ teaspoon of kosher salt
  • ½ teaspoon of freshly ground black pepper

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How to Make Zesty Marinated Asparagus

  • First bring a large pot of salted water for boiling. Then blanch asparagus just until it tender for about 1 minute or so. Now plunge into a bowl of cold water to cool it.
  • Drain the asparagus and place them in a large reusable plastic bag. Now pour in vinaigrette & seal the bag. And then refrigerate at least 3 hours, turn the bag occasionally.
  • Just before serving it, drain the asparagus, reserving vinaigrette. Now arrange on a serving platter & sprinkle with parsley, lemon zest, salt, and pepper. After that serve reserved vinaigrette in small dish on the side.

Nutritional Information for Zesty Marinated Asparagus

  • Calories: 316.4
  • % Daily Value *
  • Protein: 5.2g 10 %
  • Carbohydrates: 18g 5 %
  • Exchange other carbs: 1
  • Dietary fiber: 4.5g 18 %
  • Vitamin b6: 0.3mg 11 %
  • Vitamin c: 23.1mg 37 %
  • Folate: 312.3mcg 78 %
  • Calcium: 53.7mg 6 %
  • Iron: 2.1mg 12 %
  • Magnesium: 30.1mg 11 %
  • Potassium: 485.3mg 14 %
  • Sugars: 5.6g
  • Fat: 26.5g 42 %
  • Saturated fat: 3.2g 16 %
  • cholesterol: 0mg
  • Vitamin a iu: 2362.4IU 47 %
  • Niacin equivalents: 3.2mg 25 %
  • Sodium: 1772.6mg 71 %
  • Thiamin: 0.2mg 25 %
  • Calories from fat: 248.4
  • Percent of calories from carbs: 20
  • Percent of calories from fat: 70
  • Percentage of calories from protein: 5
  • Percent of calories from sat fat: 8

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