Bacon Brown Sugar Asparagus
Author: Nikki
This Bacon Brown Sugar Asparagus is such a wonderful side dish. It is loaded with a sweet and savory flavor that pairs perfectly with the crisp asparagus. This is the perfect side dish for both special occasions and casual dinners. Jazz up your next vegetable side with this spectacular recipe!
  • 6 strips of bacon
  • about 30 pieces skinny asparagus, this number will vary based on the size of your asparagus. Mine were very thin.
  • 3 Tablespoons butter
  • 2 teaspoons garlic
  • ⅓ cup brown sugar
  1. In a large skillet, cook bacon until crispy. Remove bacon from skillet and blot with a paper towel. Chop the bacon and set aside.
  2. Add butter to the bacon fat and melt over medium high heat. Add garlic and asparagus.
  3. Cook asparagus for 4 minutes.
  4. Add brown sugar and bacon and cook until asparagus is tender.
  5. Serve immediately.
Recipe by Chef in Training at