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Green Vegetable Medley with peas and asparagus.
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Green Vegetable Medley

A simple, fresh and healthy green vegetable side dish.
Course Side Dish
Cuisine American
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 25 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 328kcal

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 bunch thin asparagus ends trimmed if tough
  • 1 tablespoon unsalted butter
  • 1 small leek dark-green leaves trimmed, sliced into 1/4-inch-thick rounds (about 1 cup)
  • 1 bunch spinach stems trimmed
  • 4 ounces sweet baby peas
  • Pinch freshly ground pepper

Instructions

  • Heat a 12-inch non-stick skillet over medium high heat until oil is hot. Add asparagus and salt and saute turning frequently until just getting tender, about 5 minutes. Remove asparagus to a plate.
  • Return skillet to heat, and melt butter. Add leek, and cook until just tender, about 2 minutes. Add spinach and peas, season with remaining 1/2 teaspoon salt and the pepper; cover, and cook until spinach is wilted and peas are tender, about 3 minutes. Turn the vegetables out of the skillet over asparagus, and serve immediately.

Nutrition

Calories: 328kcal | Carbohydrates: 29g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 21g | Saturated Fat: 15g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 1314mg | Potassium: 1622mg | Fiber: 12g | Sugar: 10g | Vitamin A: 18992IU | Vitamin C: 88mg | Calcium: 263mg | Iron: 11mg