Roasted Sesame Asparagus

Roasted Sesame Asparagus
Prep Time:
5 mins
Total Time:
20 mins

Make these roasted asparagus with sesame for a delightful take on the classic side dish.


  • 2 bunches (1 ½ pounds) thick asparagus, ends trimmed, cut into 2-inch lengths

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil

  • Coarse salt

  • 1 ½ teaspoons sesame seeds


  1. Preheat oven to 450 degrees. In a roasting pan, toss with oil; season with salt. Roast 10 minutes, turning the asparagus halfway through.

  2. Add sesame seeds, and roast until the asparagus is lightly browned and tender, about 5 minutes more.

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