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Lemon Spice Asparagus



1 bunch of asparagus

1 teaspoon garlic powder

1 teaspoon onion powder

2 teaspoons of cayenne pepper

1/4 teaspoon paprika

2 teaspoons of salt

1/2 of a lemon

olive oil

  1. Place the asparagus in a bowl.
  2. Add the dry seasonings to the bowl and rub the asparagus spears well.
  3. Squeeze the juice of 1/2 of a lemon onto the asparagus.
  4. Heat a few tablespoons of olive oil in a saucepan.
  5. Heat the pan on medium-high heat for a 5 mins.
  6. Add the asparagus, and the pan should sizzle.
  7. When the asparagus start to become tender and charred, Add the zest from the 1/2 of lemon you juiced earlier.
  8. Cook for another 2 mins, and remove from the pan.


I hope everyone is doing well. How’s your week going? Also, what have you cooked, or baked this week? Did you eat anything that impressed your taste buds?


This recipe makes a great side dish, or appetizer. I love the tang and spice from the lemon, and cayenne pepper. Please give it a try.


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