Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  65
  • Protein  1 g
  • Carbohydrates  1 g
  • Fat  6 g
  • Cholesterol  13 mg
  • Sodium  56 mg
  • Potassium  43 mg
  • Phosphorus  18 mg
  • Calcium  11 mg
  • Fiber  0.2 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 1/2 vegetable, low potassium
  • 1 fat

Carbohydrate choices

Helpful hints

  • Canned asparagus may be replaced with fresh or frozen asparagus. Boil in water until asparagus is soft enough to mash with a fork.
  • This recipe may be made with diced cucumber instead of asparagus.

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Asparagus Spread
vms00205 says:

you don't say how much asparagus. no rating because of missing ingredient/nutritional info. Dietitian comment: The ingredient list includes 8 ounces canned low-sodium asparagus. This is equal to a small can.

Aug. 14, 2016, 11:50 AM
Asparagus Spread

what is the quantity of the spread per sandwich? Dietitian comment: If yu make 8 sandwiches spread 2 tablespoons of the spread on each sandwich.

Mar. 11, 2014, 7:25 PM
Asparagus Spread
1sherry says:

I think this is a great recipe as we like to entertain friends and they don't have same health problems

Mar. 03, 2013, 1:35 PM
Asparagus Spread

We made it with fresh oven roasted asparagus, it was delish...we go fresh whenever possible.

Mar. 27, 2012, 3:18 PM
Asparagus Spread
photobuff says:

This is a very tasty dip and easy to make. I made it for a work lunch. Everyone loved it.

Jul. 27, 2010, 7:40 AM

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