Asparagus Au Gratin with Gluten Free Mama's Flour Blend

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Jul. 24, 2013

KC Pomering from G-Free Foodie shows you how to make Gluten Free Asparagus Au Gratin.

Ingredients

Asparagus 2 Pound
Gluten free vegetable broth 2 1/2 Cup (40 tbs)
Salt and pepper To Taste
Unsalted butter 2 Tablespoon
Gluten free flour blend 2 Tablespoon (Gluten Free Mama's Flour Blend)
Parmesan cheese 3/4 Cup (12 tbs) , grated and divided
White cheddar cheese 1/2 Cup (8 tbs) , shredded

Directions

GETTING READY

1. Line a baking dish with kitchen towel and set aside.

MAKING

2. In a large skillet, pour in the vegetable broth and bring to a boil over medium-high heat.

3. Add the asparagus stalks to the skillet and cook, stirring occasionally, for 4 minutes.

4. Transfer asparagus to the prepared baking dish. Pour remaining broth into a measuring cup. Set aside.

5. In a skillet, add the butter and melt over medium heat. Add in the Gluten Free Mama's Flour Blend and cook, stirring constantly until golden, about 1 minute.

6. Whisk in the reserved broth and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until thickened, about 3 – 5 minutes.

7. Take the skillet off from the heat and whisk in ½ cup Parmesan and white cheddar until smooth. Season with salt and pepper. Cover and let sit for 5 minutes.

8. Remove paper towels from the baking dish. Drizzle sauce over asparagus and top with remaining Parmesan.

9. Broil until cheese is golden and asparagus is tender, 4-8 minutes.

SERVING

10. Serve asparagus gratin with garlic chicken.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Medium
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 6

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 188Calories from Fat 105

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 12 g18.5%

Saturated Fat 6 g30%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 695 mg28.96%

Total Carbohydrates 11 g3.7%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 3 g

Protein 11 g22%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet