Mexican-style British Asparagus with Lime & Sour Cream Glaze


Add a Mexican twist to your asparagus by adding this superb lime and sour cream glaze. Pop it on the barbecue or onto a griddle pan and you’re good to go.

Serves: 2   Preparation time: 5 minutes    Cooking time: 5 minutes

What to do

Brush the asparagus with oil and cook on the barbecue for 5 minutes, turning regularly.

Meanwhile combine the sour cream and lime juice, and in a separate bowl combine the cheese and spices.

Once the asparagus is cooked, brush each with the sour cream mixture then sprinkle with the cheese and serve.

Add a little more or less spice to suit your taste.

You’ll need

  • 1 bunch British asparagus, trimmed
  • 2 tsp oil
  • 1 tbsp sour cream
  • ½ lime
  • 20g parmesan, finely grated
  • ½ tsp chilli powder
  • ½ tsp ground cumin



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