Microwaved Asparagus Recipe

Microwaved Asparagus Recipe

The microwave makes fast and easy work of cooking asparagus. Seasoning and butter make the vegetable flavorful and delicious.
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  • Serves: 4 persons



  1. Step 1

    Gather the ingredients.
  2. Step 2

    Trim the tough root ends from the asparagus spears, then cut them into 2-inch lengths. Place in a microwave-safe bowl with a lid.
  3. Step 3

    Sprinkle the asparagus with the kosher salt, onion powder, and garlic powder.
  4. Step 4

    Pour in the lemon juice and dot with the butter.
  5. Step 5

    Cover with a lid and microwave on high power for 2 to 3 minutes.
  6. Step 6

    Stir to distribute seasonings.
  7. Step 7

    Cook another 2 to 3 minutes until the asparagus is tender. Stir once more before serving.
  8. Step 8

    Serve and enjoy.