Recipes Asparagus with Creamy Tarragon Sauce (Vegetarian, Side dish)

Number of Servings
4
Ingredients
    • 2 bunches asparagus, tough ends trimmed
    • 1/2 cup low-fat plain yogurt
    • 6 tablespoons reduced-fat mayonnaise
    • 4 teaspoons chopped fresh tarragon, or 1 teaspoon dried
    • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
    • 1 tablespoon water
    • 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard
    •  Salt & freshly ground pepper, to taste
Instructions

Bring 1 inch of water to a boil in a large saucepan. Put asparagus in a steamer basket, cover and steam until tender-crisp, about 4 minutes. Meanwhile, whisk yogurt, mayonnaise, tarragon, lemon juice, water, mustard, salt and pepper in a small bowl. Drizzle the sauce over the asparagus. Serve warm or cold.

Nutrition Information

114 calories; 7 g fat ( 1 g sat , 2 g mono ); 8 mg cholesterol; 10 g carbohydrates; 0 g added sugars; 4 g protein; 2 g fiber; 350 mg sodium; 336 mg potassium. Tracker: ½ oz. grain, ½ cup vegetable