Garlicky Roasted Asparagus with Lemon Mustard Dressing
Roasting is one of most delicious way to enjoy asparagus, especially when it's freshly picked from your local farmer's market. This simple and tasty recipe doesn't take long to be ready. Make sure that you roast enough of it, because it won't last long.
tough ends snapped or chopped off
or more or less to your taste, sliced
salt and black pepper
olive oil, extra-virgin
Preheat the oven to 450℉ (230℃).
In a large rimmed baking sheet, toss the asparagus and garlic slices with olive oil, salt and black pepper until evenly coated.
Arrange the asparagus in a single layer.
Roast in the oven for about 5 minutes or until fork-tender. The cooking time also depends on the thickness of the asparagus.
Meanwhile in a small bowl, whisk together the dressing ingredients.
Remove the asparagus from the oven, and let cool for a couple of minutes.
Drizzle the dressing over, and gently toss to combine.
Season with more lemon juice, salt and black pepper if needed.
Transfer to a serving platter.