Spring Asparagus and Lemon Fettuccine
1 pound(s), cut into 1-inch pieces
1 tsp, mixed with 1 tablespoon water
¼ cup(s), fresh, chopped
Grated Parmesan cheese
Fresh lemon juice
- Cook pasta according to package directions; drain and keep hot.
- Meanwhile, place butter and oil in a large skillet; melt over medium heat. Add asparagus, sprinkle with salt and pepper and cook, stirring occasionally, until asparagus begins to brown, about 6 minutes; remove from skillet and set aside.
- In a small bowl, whisk together egg and half and half; add to skillet used to cook asparagus. Place skillet over medium heat; add cornstarch mixture and cook, stirring constantly, until thickened. Remove skillet from heat. Add pasta, asparagus and remaining ingredients to skillet; stir to combine and serve immediately. Yields about 1 1/2 cups per serving.