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Old 02-23-2005, 11:13 AM   #1
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Asparagus au gratin

Asparagus au gratin


2 lbs. tender wild asparagus spears
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese, grated
2 Tbsp. butter
2 Tbsp. flour
1 tsp. salt
pinch black pepper
1 cup buttered crackers or dry bread bits
1 cup milk or cream


Butter a baking dish, put in whole asparagus spears or cut pieces in layers, sprinkling grated cheese between the layers.

In a small saucepan, melt the butter and stir in the flour. Cook a minute. Add the milk (or cream), salt, and pepper. Stir well until thickened to a medium white sauce. Pour this over asparagus. Cover with crumbs and grated cheese. Bake at 300 until nicely browned.

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I always enjoy your posting frenzies, rainee! This is going on my menu for Easter--thanks!
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Rainee - I'm snatching this one too!!!!

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