Baked Asparagus with Balsamic Butter Sauce

Baked Asparagus with Balsamic Butter Sauce

Recipe by CAE

“This is a simple and delicious side dish. Fresh asparagus is baked until tender, and dressed with a blend of butter, soy sauce, and balsamic vinegar.”


  • PREP10 mins
  • COOK12 mins
  • READY IN25 mins


  • 1 bunch fresh asparagus, trimmed
  • cooking spray
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon soy sauce
  • 1 teaspoon balsamic vinegar



  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C)
  2. Arrange the asparagus on a baking sheet. Coat with cooking spray and season with salt and pepper.
  3. Bake asparagus 12 minutes in the preheated oven, or until tender.
  4. Melt the butter in a saucepan over medium heat. Remove from heat and stir in soy sauce and balsamic vinegar. Pour over the baked asparagus to serve.