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Grilled Asparagus with Black Truffle Oil Recipe
Asparagus. Asparagus provides vitamin E, calcium, potassium, and phosphorus to the improved creation of hormones. It has been considered an aphrodisiac since the middle ages when the bride and groom were served several courses of asparagus at the wedding feast to boost the libido. Grilled Asparagus with Black Truffle Oil
|Olive oil||1 Tablespoon|
|Kosher salt||To Taste|
|Black truffle oil||2 Tablespoon|
|Finely grated lemon zest||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Lemon||1⁄2 , juiced|
Calories 115 Calories from Fat 92
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 10 g15.5%
Saturated Fat 1.4 g7.2%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 0 mg
Sodium 97.2 mg4.1%
Total Carbohydrates 5 g1.8%
Dietary Fiber 2.8 g11.2%
Sugars 2.2 g
Protein 3 g5.2%
Vitamin A 17.2% Vitamin C 21.2%
Calcium 3.3% Iron 13.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
2. Preheat a grill to medium-high heat. Place the asparagus in a grill basket or a fish rack. Cook for a few minutes on each side until the asparagus is marked and tender. Remove from the grill and place in a baking dish. Drizzle with truffle oil and lemon juice. Place on a serving platter and garnish with the lemon zest.
This recipe has been excerpted from Astrology Cookbook written by Sabra Ricci.
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