Shoots should be free of blemishes, have consistent color, and crisp texture.
Short-term storage recommendation (7 days or less)
Soft spots, mold, and dark coloring indicate decay caused by age.
An earthy asparagus-corn flavor.
Slightly crunchy, yet tender; fibrous and stringy.
Pair with Napa cabbage, pork, snap peas, Shiitake mushrooms, and soy sauce.
White asparagus, hearts of palm, water chestnuts.
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.