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stalks of grilled asparagus in a white bowl next to a lemon slice
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5 from 4 votes

Grilled Asparagus Recipe

Elevate your next summer BBQ with deliciously simple Grilled Asparagus. It's healthy, flavorful, and can be ready in 10 minutes or less!
Prep Time2 mins
Cook Time10 mins
Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: 3 ingredients, 30 minutes or less, bbq, vegetable
Servings: 6 people
Calories: 64kcal


  • 1/2 pound fresh asparagus washed and trimmed
  • 1-2 teaspoons olive oil
  • salt and pepper to taste

For the garlic butter

  • 3 tablespoons butter melted
  • zest of one medium lemon
  • juice of 1/2 medium lemon
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder


  • Preheat the grill to medium-high heat.
  • Prepare the asparagus by drizzling with olive oil, and sprinkling with salt and pepper.
    trimmed asparagus in a white bowl
  • Place the asparagus on the grill. Cook 3-4 minutes, then rotate to ensure that it cooks evenly.
  • Cook for an additional 5-6 minutes, then remove the asparagus from the grill.
    grilled salmon on the grill next to asparagus stalks
  • To make the lemon garlic butter, whisk together the melted butter, lemon zest, lemon juice, and garlic powder.
  • Pour the butter over the cooked asparagus. Serve immediately.
    stalks of grilled asparagus in a white bowl next to a lemon slice


Calories: 64kcal | Carbohydrates: 2g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 6g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Trans Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 15mg | Sodium: 51mg | Potassium: 81mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 461IU | Vitamin C: 2mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 1mg