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Tag Archive for ‘asparagus recipes’

It’s Back at the Market: Asparagus

To every thing there is a season and asparagus says Spring in the Northwest like no other vegetable. The highly anticipated arrival of local asparagus at the University District Farmers Market signals the floodgates are opening and from here on out, there will be new and exciting produce arriving every week. Those of us who […]

Springing for Asparagus

One unfortunate thing about asparagus is that it ain’t cheap, even in the spring when it’s in season. Here in the Northwest we grow about forty percent of our nation’s asparagus and as soon as it starts showing up at our local markets, it’s snatched up as fast as it’s put out for sale, regardless […]