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Balsamic Glazed Baked Asparagus

Amanda Cooks & Styles
Delicious and easy oven baked asparagus finished with a mouthwatering balsamic glaze. Serve balsamic asparagus with your favorite main courses.
Cook Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Servings 4 people

Ingredients
  

  • 1 lb Asparagus 1" of ends removed
  • 1/3 cup Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1 tbsp Brown Sugar
  • 1 Garlic Clove minced
  • 1 tbsp Butter melted
  • 1/8 tsp Salt
  • 1/8 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1/8 tsp Garlic Powder

Instructions
 

  • Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  • Line asparagus on a baking sheet and brush with melted butter. Sprinkle evenly with salt, pepper and garlic powder. Transfer to the oven and bake for 12-14 minutes.
  • In the meantime, in a small saucepan whisk together balsamic vinegar, minced garlic and brown sugar. Bring to a low simmer for about 5-10 minutes until the balsamic vinegar thickens to a glaze. Remove from heat.
  • When done, remove asparagus from the oven and drizzle with balsamic glaze. Serve with your favorite main courses. Enjoy!

Notes

*Store leftover asparagus in an airtight container in the fridge for up to two days.
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