You’ll love these 18 easy Asian asparagus recipes – perfect for the busy home cook!
Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy dinner idea or a side dish to accompany your main course, these recipes will have you covered.
From stir-fries to salads, I’ve got a variety of recipes that are sure to please everyone.
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Plus, each recipe is made with easy-to-find ingredients and can be on your table in no time.
So what are you waiting for?
Get cooking and enjoy the delicious flavors of Asian asparagus!
1. Simple Sesame Asparagus
Simple, yet oh-so flavorful!
With just a few ingredients, you can make this delicious, crowd-pleasing side dish in no time.
The asparagus gets a tasty Asian-inspired marinade from the soy sauce, ginger, garlic, and brown sugar, then gets perfectly roasted in olive oil and sesame oil with a sprinkle of sesame seeds for an extra boost of flavor.
Serve it with your favorite main course for an easy spring weeknight dinner that will have everyone begging for more!
2. Sauteed Asparagus With Garlic and Oyster Sauce
I like a little crunch in my veggies and this sautéed asparagus dish is sure to deliver!
With just a few ingredients – some asparagus, garlic, oyster sauce, white pepper, sesame oil, vegetable oil, and sake – you can create an Asian-inspired dish that packs a powerful flavor punch.
Saute the spears briefly in the pan to ensure they keep their crunch.
Serve it along with your favorite rice or noodle dish for a perfect meal!
3. Pan Seared Asparagus With Soy Sauce and Garlic
It doesn’t get much easier than this Pan Seared Asparagus with Soy Sauce and Garlic!
Rather than getting takeout, why not make your own delicious side dish in just a few minutes?
The garlic and soy sauce add a savory flavor on top of the roasted asparagus that is sure to be a hit.
Plus, you’ll be getting your veggies in without even trying!
4. Chicken & Asparagus Stir-fry
Protein is a must-have in any stir-fry dish – and this chicken and asparagus stir-fry is no exception.
Add in the flavors of Shaoxing wine and sesame oil, and you’ve got a delicious dish that will be ready to go in less than 30 minutes.
Asparagus is one of the most flavorful vegetables out there right now, so don’t wait to try out this stir-fry recipe with your family!
5. BBQ Asian Asparagus
I’m sure your family and friends will be wowed by this tantalizing Asian BBQ asparagus dish!
This 20-minute recipe is full of bold flavors that are sure to tickle your taste buds.
The red miso, rice vinegar, and mirin make a wonderful marinade, while the sesame seeds, chili flakes, spring onion, and freshly squeezed lime juice add unique layers of flavor.
Taste the difference for yourself – try this BBQ Asian Asparagus now!
6. Thai Peppered Asparagus
When nothing but something light and flavorful will do, you’ve got to try this Thai Peppered Asparagus recipe!
Made with fresh green beans, asparagus, and a deliciously spicy peppercorn mix, it’s sure to hit the spot.
This dish is super easy to make yet packed full of flavor.
With the red pepper flakes and fish sauce adding an Asian twist to the mix, you’ll be enjoying a delicious meal in no time.
7. GINGER CHICKEN ASPARAGUS STIR FRY
Nobody will go home hungry tonight with this Ginger Chicken Asparagus Stir Fry!
The perfect combination of flavors and ingredients comes together in this healthy and delicious meal.
From the juicy chicken thighs to the brown sugar, soy sauce, chili garlic sauce, and more, this stir fry is packed with flavor.
In less than 45 minutes, you’ll have a delicious dinner that everyone will love!
8. Asparagus with Spicy Gochujang Glaze
This asparagus with spicy gochujang glaze is the perfect dinner side!
This dish takes only 12 minutes to make and is an awesome way to cram more greens into your diet.
The vibrant saucy glaze of gochujang paste, honey, and soy sauce gives the tender asparagus a scrumptious kick that pairs deliciously with brown rice and a lean protein.
Plus, the sprinkle of sesame seeds gives it a crunchy texture that melts in your mouth.
Treat yourself to this quick and easy recipe tonight!
9. Asparagus Mushroom Stir-Fry
When you combine fresh asparagus with savory mushrooms and a scrumptious garlic sauce, you get an amazing stir-fry that is perfect for any Asian-inspired meal.
This recipe is super easy and ready in just 20 minutes, so it’s really great for busy weeknights.
The tamari and sesame oil give the dish an extra bit of flavor, while the ginger and green onion add a unique touch.
Don’t forget to top off your creation with some sesame seeds!
10. Teriyaki Asparagus
Who doesn’t love teriyaki sauce?
When paired with fresh vegetables such as asparagus and mushrooms, it’s the perfect side dish for an easy weeknight dinner.
This recipe is incredibly simple and ready in less than 15 minutes!
The shallots, garlic, and sesame seeds add amazing flavor that will tantalize your taste buds.
Serve this Teriyaki Asparagus when you’re looking for a flavorful side that won’t take up too much of your time!
11. Easy Asparagus with Ponzu sauce
Bring out the best in your produce with this super flavorful and easy asparagus with Ponzu sauce recipe!
All you need is asparagus, agave, lemon/lime juices, gluten-free soy sauce, rice vinegar, and mirin.
Not only will it taste amazing but it will also provide an array of health benefits due to the nutritional powerhouse that is asparagus.
Sprinkle some toasted sesame seeds on top for a final touch and impress your guests.
12. Sheet Pan Sesame Tofu Asparagus
Tofu is one of my favorite plant-based ingredients because of its versatility.
With this sheet pan sesame tofu asparagus recipe, you can get your dinner ready in just 15 minutes!
The sauce is a combination of tahini, ginger, garlic, and maple syrup that creates the perfect balance of sweetness and spice.
Serve it with quinoa or brown rice for a healthy and flavorful meal that everyone will love.
13. Shrimp & Asparagus Stir Fry with Lemon Sauce
Shrimp has a way of adding a special flavor and texture to any recipe and here is no exception.
Get ready for an amazing dinner with this Shrimp & Asparagus Stir Fry with Lemon Sauce.
It’s loaded with freshness from the asparagus, ginger, garlic, and lemon along with shrimp for a delicious combination.
Plus you’ll be able to have it on the table in just 25 minutes!
Lastly, drizzle it all in olive oil and soy sauce for that extra punch of deliciousness.
14. Grilled Asian Asparagus & Scallions
When nothing says summer like cooking a meal on the barbecue, try this delicious Grilled Asian Asparagus and Scallions recipe!
With just a few ingredients, you can turn plain old asparagus into an amazing side dish that’s packed with flavor.
Sesame oil, honey, and coconut aminos give the asparagus a tangy sweetness while scallions add a nice crunch.
Sprinkle some toasted sesame seeds on top for added flavor, and you’ve got a simple yet delicious side that everyone will love!
15. Sauteed Asparagus in Chickpea Miso Butter Sauce
Unique, delicious, and only takes 20 minutes to make…say hello to your new favorite side dish!
Comprised of 5 ingredients, this sauteed asparagus with chickpea miso butter sauce will certainly make a statement at any dinner table.
The ghee butter and miso give the dish its umami flavor, making it absolutely impossible for your guests not to swoon over every bite.
Serve it up as an appetizer or side dish – no matter what, everyone will love it!
16. Honey Sesame Salmon with Rice Noodles and Asparagus
Salmon truly shines with this Asian-style dinner dish. Combining the richness of sesame oil, honey, and soy sauce creates a marinade that will give your salmon an incredible flavor.
The rice noodles and asparagus balance out the sweetness of the marinade with a hint of savory and adds some much-needed texture to your dinner plate.
Time to get cooking!
17. Asparagus with Miso Dressing (Karashi Sumisoae)
This Asparagus with Miso Dressing (Karashi Sumisoae) dish requires just a few ingredients and is ready in no time.
Plus, adding a touch of Japanese karashi mustard offers a bold surprise to the simple miso dressing.
Have your friends and family impressed with your homemade creation – this dish is sure to have them wanting more!
18. Garlicky Asparagus, Mushroom, and Bok Choy Noodle Bowls
Just when you thought stir fry couldn’t get any better, this Garlicky Asparagus, Mushroom, and Bok Choy Noodle Bowls debut!
This recipe is a delicious way to use spring produce with fresh mushrooms, asparagus, and bok choy. It’s easy to make and packs bold flavors with a tangy umami sauce.
Stir fry these flavorful veggies together and finish it off with some thin rice noodles for a vegetarian or vegan-friendly meal that the whole family will love!
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18 Easy Asian Asparagus Recipe Collection
- Simple Sesame Asparagus
- Sauteed Asparagus With Garlic and Oyster Sauce
- Pan Seared Asparagus With Soy Sauce and Garlic
- Chicken & Asparagus Stir-fry
- BBQ Asian Asparagus
- Thai Peppered Asparagus
- GINGER CHICKEN ASPARAGUS STIR FRY
- Asparagus with Spicy Gochujang Glaze
- Asparagus Mushroom Stir-Fry
- Teriyaki Asparagus
- Easy Asparagus with Ponzu sauce
- Sheet Pan Sesame Tofu Asparagus
- Shrimp & Asparagus Stir Fry with Lemon Sauce
- Grilled Asian Asparagus & Scallions
- Sauteed Asparagus in Chickpea Miso Butter Sauce
- Honey Sesame Salmon with Rice Noodles and Asparagus
- Asparagus with Miso Dressing (Karashi Sumisoae)
- Garlicky Asparagus, Mushroom and Bok Choy Noodle Bowls
- Choose your favorite recipe from this collection to serve for dinner tonight.
- Prepare all of the required ingredients.
- Cook your meal in 30 minutes or less!
Hi, I'm Benjamin. I love cooking, long walks, and my girlfriend! Here you’ll find simple and delicious recipes that you can make in 30 minutes or less.