Asparagus, Avocado, and Tomato Tartar

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Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Total Time 30 mins
Course Appetizers, Dip, Snacks
Cuisine American
Servings 7 cups
Calories 154.58 kcal

Equipment

  • Stove

Ingredients
  

  • 1 lb asparagus
  • 1 lb cherry tomatoes quartered
  • 2 ripe avocados peeled and cubed
  • 1 tbsp olive oil extra virgin
  • 3 tbsp lemon juice fresh squeezed, no added sugar or preservatives
  • 1 tsp agave nectar
  • 1 oz tarragon chopped fine
  • 1 oz fresh mint chopped fine
  • 1/8 tsp salt
  • 1/8 tsp black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp Sriracha sauce no preservatives

Instructions
 

  • Remove the bottom inch from the asparagus and discard. Cut the rest into small pieces including the head. Steam for 5-7 minutes. (Cooking time depends on the thickness of the asparagus.)
  • In a large bowl, add the tomatoes and avocado with the lemon juice so they retain their color. Add in the asparagus.
  • In a small bowl, add the remaining ingredients and mix well. Drizzle over the asparagus and tomato mixture and serve.

My Notes

Nutrition with Essential Amino Acids

Nutrition Facts
Asparagus, Avocado, and Tomato Tartar
Amount Per Serving (1 cup)
Calories 154.58 Calories from Fat 95
% Daily Value*
Fat 10.58g16%
Saturated Fat 1.52g10%
Sodium 18.81mg1%
Potassium 435.86mg12%
Carbohydrates 14.25g5%
Fiber 7.13g30%
Sugar 6.73g7%
Protein 2.63g5%
Vitamin A 1374.21IU27%
Vitamin B1 0.11mg7%
Vitamin B2 0.21mg12%
Vitamin B3 1.64mg8%
Vitamin B5 0.98mg10%
Vitamin B6 0.2mg10%
Vitamin C 23.01mg28%
Vitamin E 2.15mg14%
Vitamin K 37.11µg35%
Calcium 70.02mg7%
Copper 0.25mg13%
Folate 83.66µg21%
Iron 3.51mg20%
Manganese 0.25mg13%
Magnesium 29.47mg7%
Phosphorus 64.39mg6%
Selenium 1.6µg2%
Zinc 0.72mg5%
Ess-Methionine 41.57mg
Ess-Tryptophan 31.71mg
Ess-Threonine 95.85mg
Ess-Phenylalanine 105.85mg
Ess-Arginine 109mg
Ess-Lysine 141mg
Ess-Leucine 165.71mg
Ess-Isoleucine 97mg
Ess-Histidine 59mg
Ess-Valine 134mg
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Some amino acids levels are estimated, some product manufacturers do not supply amino acid values. The value source usda.gov.

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