Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes

Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes

This Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes recipe makes a beautiful and colorful side dish, especially if you use varying colors of grape tomatoes. The yellow and orange colored ones especially pop with the green of the asparagus. This can be served warm, at room temperature, and even cold.

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Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes
Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes
Prep Time
25 mins
Cook Time
10 mins
Total Time
35 mins
 
Course: Side Dish
Servings: 4 servings
Calories: 133 kcal
Author: Kim Maes
Ingredients
  • 1 pound asparagus , ends trimmed
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 1 teaspoon kosher or fine sea salt, divided
  • 2 cups grape tomatoes, halved
  • 1 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons crumbled goat cheese (for dairy-free, omit and use roasted pine nuts instead)
Instructions
  1. Preheat the grill to high heat. Place asparagus in a bowl and toss with 1 tablespoon olive oil and ½ teaspoon salt. Place asparagus cross-wise across grill grates (or place on a vegetable grilling tray) and grill over high heat for 3-5 minutes or to desired tenderness. Transfer to a cutting board and slice diagonally, into 2- to 3-inch long pieces. Place sliced asparagus into a serving bowl.
  2. Heat remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add tomatoes and garlic and cook for 2-3 minutes. Add balsamic vinegar and cook for 2 minutes. Add remaining salt.
  3. Add tomato mixture to the serving bowl. Top with goat cheese, if using. Serve warm, at room temperature, or cold.
Nutrition Facts
Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes
Amount Per Serving
Calories 133 Calories from Fat 81
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g 14%
Saturated Fat 2g 10%
Cholesterol 4mg 1%
Sodium 628mg 26%
Potassium 414mg 12%
Total Carbohydrates 8g 3%
Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
Sugars 5g
Protein 5g 10%
Vitamin A 31.7%
Vitamin C 20.4%
Calcium 4.9%
Iron 16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

Grilled Asparagus with Balsamic Tomatoes Recipe

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Tags: Asparagus Balsamic Goat Cheese Kim Maes Tomatoes
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