This roasted asparagus is topped with fresh basil and sliced tomatoes. You can serve it as an appetizer or side dish.
- 1 pound of thick asparagus
- olive oil spray
- 2 cloves of garlic, peeled and sliced
- 1/4 cup sliced red onion
- 2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped
- 1 tomato, cored and cut in small wedges
- red wine vinegar
- balsamic vinegar
- black pepper to taste
- Slice the asparagus in half lengthwise.
- Place it on a nonstick pan that is lightly sprayed or rubbed with olive oil.
- Spray the asparagus lightly.
- Top the asparagus with sliced garlic and onions.
- Roast all together on the pan for about 20 minutes or until the onions and garlic are a light brown and the asparagus is crisp tender.
- Top the asparagus with the vinegars, basil, and tomato. Serve immediately.
Serve as a side dish or warm salad on a salad plate.
To serve as an appetizer place on a platter and served with toasted French bread slices or whole grain crackers.
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