Fiery Grilled Asparagus

Ready in
21 min
A seasonal staple, fresh asparagus is a delicious addition to any meal. Try this recipe with red pepper flaks, rice wine vinegar, and sesame seeds — you’ll have a new favourite!

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Prep Time

15 min

Cooking Time

6 min

Price/Availability Effective Date: February 10, 2014


  1. Coat grill rack with non-stick cooking spray. Preheat grill to medium (300°F to 350°F). Trim and discard tough ends of asparagus.
  2. In a large shallow dish or large zipper seal bag, combine oil, red pepper flakes, vinegar, sugar, salt and pepper to taste. Add asparagus and toss to coat; let stand 15 minutes.
  3. Grill 5 to 7 minutes, turning once. Place asparagus on a platter, sprinkle with sesame seeds and serve.

Recipe notes

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Our Finest Cold Pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Our Finest Cold Pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil is made from 100% Italian olives.

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