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braised asparagus

Braised Asparagus


  • 3 ounces asparagus
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1/4 cup water
Step 1

step 1:

Cut off the roots of the asparagus 1 in. from the end and slice diagonally into 2 in. pieces.

Step 2

step 2:

Put the water in a pan and bring to a boil. Add the asparagus and soy sauce. Simmer for 5 minutes on medium heat.

Asuparagasu no nimono


The taste of the soy sauce suits the asparagus very well and is delicious. It is only 14 kcal per serving.