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Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic Browned Butter
Randy Mayor and Iain Bagwell

Roasted Asparagus with Balsamic Browned Butter

One of the best (and simplest) sides in our magazine's history, this recipe was named Best Vegetable Side Dish in our 20th anniversary issue. The browned butter with a splash of balsamic vinegar adds an elegance that belies the simplicity of this approach.

Pantry Checklist:

  • Asparagus
  • Butter
  • Soy sauce
  • Balsamic vinegar
  • Lemon rind (optional)
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