How to make Asparagus with Mushroom Cream Sauce -

Asparagus served with delicious mushroom and cream sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from FoodFood TV channel & has featured on Sanjeev Kapoor Kitchen.

Main Ingredients : Asparagus spears, Button mushrooms (बटन मशरूम)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

Asparagus with Mushroom Cream Sauce

Asparagus with Mushroom Cream Sauce Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 16-20 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Asparagus with Mushroom Cream Sauce Recipe

  • Asparagus spears 15-18

  • Button mushrooms thickly sliced 1 cup

  • Cream 2 tablespoons

  • Olive oil 2 tablespoons

  • Shallots peeled 1/4 cup

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Whole wheat flour (atta) 1 teaspoon

  • Garlic chopped 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Mustard powder 1/4 teaspoon

  • Black pepper powder 1/4 teaspoon


Step 1

Heat sufficient water in a deep non-stick pan. Scrape the asparagus, especially the hard knots and put into the hot water. Add salt and blanch.

Step 2

Heat olive oil in a non-stick pan. Chop shallots in a chopper.

Step 3

Add butter to the hot oil and when it melts add shallots and saute. Add whole wheat flour and saute. Add garlic and continue to saute.

Step 4

Remove the asparagus from hot water and dip into a bowl of iced water.

Step 5

Add mushrooms, salt and ¾ cup hot water to the pan and mix. Cover and cook till the mushrooms soften.

Step 6

Drain the asparagus and arrange them with all their tips facing same side. Trim them at the other end so that all of them are of the same length.

Step 7

Chop the cut off ends into big pieces and add to the mushrooms and mix. Add mustard powder and black pepper powder and mix well.

Step 8

Arrange the asparagus on a serving plate in 3 layers.

Step 9

Add cream to the mushroom mixture and mix well. Pour this sauce over the asparagus and serve.

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