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April means Asparagus. But not quite yet…

After a winter filled with cabin fever, school work, and a warm wood stove, the arrival of April means we better finish up those “winter projects” that we were putting off and start getting ready for spring and summer. One … Continue reading

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What’s for dinner tonight? Asparagus!

The moment we have been waiting for has arrived! That’s the big news. Now I will finish up with some reminiscences about the life of asparagus. I’m just SO HAPPY to see my old friends! We started cutting asparagus today, so … Continue reading

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The new website is up! The asparagus is not…

First the good news! We have worked all winter on a new website, and it is now live. Please take a look at it – http://www.godfreysfarm.com There are a lot of pictures! If you have been in the newsletter, you may … Continue reading

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Pasta with Asparagus

5 garlic cloves, minced 1 lb fresh asparagus cut into pieces 1 tsp dried red pepper flakes Salt to taste 2 to 3 dashes hot pepper sauce (optional) ¼ tsp pepper ¼ Cup olive oil ¼ Cup parmesan cheese 1 … Continue reading

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Chilled Sesame Asparagus

2 Pounds fresh asparagus, trimmed 1 Tbsp plus 1 tsp soy sauce 2 Tbsp plus 2 tsp dark sesame oil 1 tsp sugar 1 Tbsp plus 1 tsp rice vinegar 1 Tbsp sesame seeds, toasted Cook asparagus in boiling water … Continue reading

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Oven Roasted Asparagus

This is one of my favorites and an easy go-to after a long day of work. 3 pounds fresh asparagus ¾ tsp salt 2 Tbsp olive oil ½ tsp freshly ground black pepper 3 garlic cloves, minced ½ cup slivered … Continue reading

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Sugared Asparagus

3 Tbsp butter or margarine 2 pounds fresh asparagus, cut into 2-inch pieces 2 Tbsp brown sugar 1 Cup chicken broth In a skillet over medium-high, heat butter and brown sugar until sugar is dissolved. Add asparagus; sauté for 2 … Continue reading

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