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Asparagus Tomato Duet

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Ingredients
  Bacon slices 3
  Sliced green onion 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Vinegar 3 Tablespoon
  Water 1 Tablespoon
  Sugar 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Asparagus 1 1⁄2 Pound, bias-cut in 1 1/2-inch pieces
  Tomatoes 2 Medium, cut into wedges
Directions

MAKING
1. In a skillet, fry bacon in its own fat till crisp;
2. Using slotted spoon remove bacon on a kitchen paper and drain. When cool, crumble.
3. To the drippings in the skillet, add onion and sauté till soft.
4. Add crumbled bacon, vinegar, water, sugar, and salt.
5. Stir till the sugar dissolves and liquid starts to boil.
6. Add asparagus to the pan.
7. Cover skillet and simmer for 5 minutes.
8. Finally add tomato wedges and simmer covered for another 3 minutes, stirring often.

SERVING
9. Serve hot, on toast or as a side dish.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Simmering
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Asparagus
Interest: 
Quick
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
15 Minutes
Ready In: 
20 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 130 Calories from Fat 16

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 2 g2.9%

Saturated Fat 0.6 g3%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 2.6 mg0.9%

Sodium 304.1 mg12.7%

Total Carbohydrates 24 g8%

Dietary Fiber 8.9 g35.7%

Sugars 14.8 g

Protein 9 g18.8%

Vitamin A 79% Vitamin C 64.5%

Calcium 10.1% Iron 43.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

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Asparagus Tomato Duet Recipe