Cheesy Asparagus Gratin

A 5-min appetizer (or side dish)! Simply roast your asparagus with desired herbs, top with cheese and bake until cheesy goodness!

Cheesy Asparagus Gratin - A 5-min appetizer (or side dish)! Simply roast your asparagus with desired herbs, top with cheese and bake until cheesy goodness!

It’s asparagus season, finally!

Asparagus is in season from February-June, but April is typically its peak. So now that it’s in season, let’s roast the crap out of them, and add plenty of cheese.

I mean, it’ll be the easiest gratin you will ever make with 5 min prep.

Cheesy Asparagus Gratin - A 5-min appetizer (or side dish)! Simply roast your asparagus with desired herbs, top with cheese and bake until cheesy goodness!

Cheesy Asparagus Gratin

A 5-min appetizer (or side dish)! Simply roast your asparagus with desired herbs, top with cheese and bake until cheesy goodness!

Ingredients:

  • 2 pounds asparagus, trimmed
  • 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
  • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste
  • 4 ounces brie cheese, thinly sliced
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F. Lightly oil a baking sheet or coat with nonstick spray.
  2. Place asparagus in a single layer onto the prepared baking sheet. Stir in butter, garlic and Italian seasoning; season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  3. Place into oven and roast for 8-10 minutes, or until tender but crisp. Top with cheeses and bake for an additional 3-4 minutes, or until melted.
  4. Serve immediately, garnished with parsley, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
Servings Per Container 6

Amount Per Serving
Calories 226.2 Calories from Fat 158.4
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 17.6g 27%
Saturated Fat 10.8g 54%
Trans Fat 0.4g
Cholesterol 55.0mg 18%
Sodium 250.2mg 10%
Total Carbohydrate 7.6g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3.6g 14%
Sugars 3.2g
Protein 12.0g 24%

*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.