Love smoked foods? Love asparagus? This mild but flavorful asparagus and garlic dish made originally in an iron skillet on the top of the smoker is the perfect side to any smoked meat. If you like asparagus, you will love this! So far, everyone has enjoyed it. I hope you do, too.

Love smoked foods? Love asparagus? This mild but flavorful asparagus and garlic dish made originally in an iron skillet on the top of the smoker is the perfect side to any smoked meat. If you like asparagus, you will love this! So far, everyone has enjoyed it. I hope you do, too.

These elegant packets look complicated, yet are quite simple to prepare. A seasoned salmon fillet is placed onto asparagus spears and wrapped in parchment paper using a French cooking method known as ‘en papillote’. For maximum effect, snip the packets open at the dinner table, so the diner is presented with the wonderful, concentrated aromas! Serve with rice or fingerling potatoes.

These elegant packets look complicated, yet are quite simple to prepare. A seasoned salmon fillet is placed onto asparagus spears and wrapped in parchment paper using a French cooking method known as ‘en papillote’. For maximum effect, snip the packets open at the dinner table, so the diner is presented with the wonderful, concentrated aromas! Serve with rice or fingerling potatoes.

In this recipe, asparagus, tomatoes, green onion and cilantro are tossed with a light vinegar and oil dressing. This is a fresh summer salad inspired by Mediterranean and Asian flavors.

In this recipe, asparagus, tomatoes, green onion and cilantro are tossed with a light vinegar and oil dressing. This is a fresh summer salad inspired by Mediterranean and Asian flavors.

These elegant packets look complicated, yet are quite simple to prepare. A seasoned salmon fillet is placed onto asparagus spears and wrapped in parchment paper using a French cooking method known as ‘en papillote’. For maximum effect, snip the packets open at the dinner table, so the diner is presented with the wonderful, concentrated aromas! Serve with rice or fingerling potatoes.

These elegant packets look complicated, yet are quite simple to prepare. A seasoned salmon fillet is placed onto asparagus spears and wrapped in parchment paper using a French cooking method known as ‘en papillote’. For maximum effect, snip the packets open at the dinner table, so the diner is presented with the wonderful, concentrated aromas! Serve with rice or fingerling potatoes.