Lemon Garlic Roasted Asparagus

This Lemon Garlic Roasted Asparagus is a super easy and totally delicious side dish for spring and summer! Only a few ingredients and 15 minutes stand between you and this fresh, flavourful dish!

Course Dinner, Side Dish
Cuisine Dairy-free, Grilling, Healthy, Spring, Summer, Vegetarian
Keyword Lemon Garlic Roasted Asparagus
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Servings 6 servings
Calories 73 kcal
Author Chrissie (thebusybaker.ca)

Ingredients

  • 2 bunches asparagus (approximately 30 pieces), washed and dried
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, pressed (OR 1 teaspoon garlic powder)
  • juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 lemon sliced
  • salt and pepper (to taste)

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375 degrees Fahrenheit.

  2. Snap the bottom inch off each of the asparagus stalks (or slice with a knife if desired).

  3. Place on a large baking sheet and drizzle with the olive oil.

  4. Add the garlic, lemon juice, salt and pepper, and toss well to coat. 

  5. Lay the lemon slices on top and roast for 10-15 minutes at 375 degrees Fahrenheit or until bright green in colour and only slightly soft.

  6. Serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts
Lemon Garlic Roasted Asparagus
Amount Per Serving
Calories 73 Calories from Fat 36
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 4g 6%
Sodium 3mg 0%
Potassium 303mg 9%
Total Carbohydrates 6g 2%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 2g
Protein 3g 6%
Vitamin A 22.7%
Vitamin C 11.3%
Calcium 3.8%
Iron 17.8%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.