Crispy Asparagus with Sriracha Mayo

Fresh asparagus is probably my all-time favorite vegetable.  I usually roast it in the oven and it always turns out delicious. But, sometimes I just need a little more crunch and that’s when I make my Crispy Asparagus with Sriracha Mayo. It’s still roasted in the oven, but it takes asparagus up a few notches.

When I was in Publix a few days ago, I made sure Progresso® Panko Crispy Bread Crumbs was on my grocery list so I could make crispy asparagus.

Crispy Asparagus made with Progresso Panko Bread Crumbs

I always like to learn the story behind a product; how it came to be, etc.  Here’s the story behind Progresso®:

In the late 1800s in the small Sicilian village of Salemi, young Giuseppe Uddo grew up surrounded by the authentic flavors and traditions of classic Italian cooking. At age 9, he quit school to help support his family by visiting nearby villages to sell olives and cheeses from a horse-drawn cart.

The Progresso Name

Here’s the condensed version from Progresso’s website, “After World War I, Giuseppe’s operations expanded to include a factory in California, which became the first plant in the United States to make canned foods that were previously available only in Italy. Giuseppe soon partnered with his wife’s cousins and expanded from Louisiana to connect with food-loving Italian communities in New York City. They decided to name their new joint venture Progresso.

Today, more than 100 years after Giuseppe Uddo’s first journey to America, Progresso keeps finding new ways to deliver quality meals that match the unique needs of individuals and families. Progresso’s Heart Healthy soups offer tasty, ready-to-serve options for those with dietary goals.

The Progresso Light line is the only soup brand endorsed by Weight Watchers. The introduction of broths and foods such as Panko bread crumbs also deliver premium ingredients for everyday cooking.

Progresso Panko Bread Crumbs, a Japanese-style bread crumb with larger flaky crumbs, creates a light and crunchy coating that is perfect for breading fish, poultry, seafood and vegetables. It can be used to add a delicious crispy topping on baked dishes such as macaroni, casseroles and even works well on many desserts.”

Here’s how easy it is to make my crispy asparagus:

Crispy Asparagus

And here’s the finished product:

Crispy Asparagus

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Crispy Asparagus with Sriracha Mayo
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Ingredients
  • For Sauce:
  • ¼ cup mayonnaise
  • ¼ cup buttermilk
  • 2 teaspoons Sriracha
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice
  • Breading for asparagus:
  • 2-1/2 cups Progresso Panko Crispy Bread Crumbs
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground red pepper
  • ⅛ teaspoon salt
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • 4 large egg whites, beaten
  • 1 lb. fresh asparagus, trimmed
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 375º.
  2. Combine mayo, buttermilk, Sriracha, and lime juice in a small bowl. Cover and chill.
  3. Place flour, panko bread crumbs & egg whites in 3 separate shallow dishes.
  4. Add garlic powder, salt and red pepper to panko crumbs.
  5. Dredge half of asparagus spears in flour. Dip in egg whites and dredge in panko crumbs.
  6. Place asparagus on a baking sheet. Repeat with remaining asparagus.
  7. Bake at 375º for 8-10 minutes or until crispy.
  8. Serve with dip.

Asparagus & Progresso Bread Crumbs

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I hope you try my Crispy Asparagus with Sriracha Mayo!  What’s your favorite recipe using panko bread crumbs?

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Comments

  1. You had me at Siriacha Mayo! Can’t wait to try this….everything is better with a litte crunch! 🙂

  2. Alli, I am drooling. This looks incredible and once I get my hands on some fresh asparagus, this is on the menu. YUM!!!
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  3. This looks like a delicious side dish! I love asparagus, but I have never thought to add bread crumbs! I bet it tastes wonderful!
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  4. Robin Rue (@massholemommy) says:

    That sounds SO good. My kids give me a hard time about eating asparagus, so I am always happy to learn about new ways to make it 🙂

  5. I have used the Panko bread crumbs before when I made chicken. I love my vegetables plain with nothing on them, but my Hubs would like it your way.
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  6. Alli! My husband is a sriracha nut! He will love these! Great recipe!
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  7. Those looks super easy! I clicked the link too 🙂 That sauce looks amazing. I will be pinning this to make later for sure! Thanks for the recipe!
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  8. Yummy recipe Alli. A nice twist for those asparagus lovers out there. It seems like me and the everyday saver site are not getting along well. I’m going to have to take a few minutes to fix that so I can print the coupon!
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  9. I have all of the ingredients! I am making this tonight, I never have everything I need when I see a recipe I like! So excited to try it!
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  10. My husband recently discovered Sriracha and he has been putting it on everything. We also just started using Panko breadcrumbs so I cannot wait to show him this recipe. Crispy asparagus with yummy sriracha – YUM!
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  11. Wow, that looks delicious in every sense of the word! I’ll definitely have to try this sometime.
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  12. I am not a fan of asparagus but I feel like I could eat this and be happy with it. I love the sriracha mayo. I could eat that on everything!

  13. I love asparagus! This sounds like a great way to jazz it up. I can’t wait to try it!

  14. Flavored mayo is my favorite and I’m always trying to find new ways to add fresh veggies to our dinners!

    Pinning and sharing!
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  15. That sounds delicious! I’ve never tried spicing up mayo before. I’ll have to give it a try.
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  16. I love asparagus because it’s not only tasty and healthy but goes with almost any main dish! I’ve never tried using flavored mayo with asparagus, but can’t wait to try your recipe!
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  17. This sounds delicious! I’m sure the crunch is super satisfying and it’s definitely a lot healthier than fries 🙂 Thanks for the recipe!
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  18. I would love to have this! I am a big fan of asparagus and I love the idea of sriracha mayo; that sounds amazing.
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  19. I love sriracha anything. So asparagus with sriracha mayo? YES PLEASE! This recipe looks so easy too!
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  20. I haven’t ever had asparagus before! I’m not sure why I guess I’ve just been too scared to try it. But this looks great and like something I could try!
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  21. Dang! My taste buds are ready for it! Not many people in my family appreciate asparagus as I do. That’s ok! I will make this recipe just for myself!
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  22. That looks so good! I love asparagus! I could eat it all day every day! And this way looks delish!
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  23. Oooh I already love asparagus and they sound awesome with sriracha. I’d love to get this recipe down.
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  24. Omg I LOVE asparagus and this recipe puts it over the top delicious goodness omg I need to get some stocks before they start getting all thick and woody tasting. What a delicious little snack, or side to your meal.
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  25. I am so wishing I could have bread crumbs right now. This looks amazing and I will be making this version for the kids (they can eat all the bread they want!).
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  26. I love to make fried shrimp with panko bread crumbs. The asparagus looks so good! I need to add these into my meal plan!
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  27. I would like to try your recipe. Looks delicious.

  28. michele d says:

    This dish looks ahh-mazing! I would love to try these out. They look so crunchy! Yum!

  29. This looks and sounds WONDERFUL! I am going to have to make this soon. My family would love it. Thanks for sharing.
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  30. This looks RIDICULOUSLY yummy!!! My fiance and I are probably unhealthily obsessed with sriracha, so we WILL be trying this recipe this week. So delish – pinning this!

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  31. Ooo using egg… why didn’t I think of that! I love asparagus in any form… yum! Also, I just tried Sriracha a few weeks ago, so that will be a nice addition as well!
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  32. I have never had crispy asparagus even though I’ve seen it on many menus. I’ll have to give it a try.
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  33. Both the hubs and I love asparagus but we just always bake or grill it seasoned with salt and pepper. We will surely try this one. Looks delish!

  34. We just got a whole bunch of asparagus from a lady my husband works with.. This would be a great way to use it.

  35. I love asparagus so this would be a really great way to switch things up a bit! Thanks for the recipe – can’t wait to try it!
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  36. Les Johnson says:

    I love asparagus. I will definitely have to try this recipe because it sounds delicious. Thanks for sharing.

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  37. This is awesome! We love that brand of penko bread and we do love asparagus as well. Thanks for giving me idea on how to ump the flavor.
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  38. Bonnie @ wemake7 says:

    That looks really good! We love asparagus and we have all these ingredients on hand. Will have to surprise the kiddos with these.

  39. This is one amazing recipe! I love using panko breadcrumbs whenever I can. This variety I will have to try too!
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  40. CourtneyLynne says:

    Omg this sounds absolutely amazing!! Asparagus is my favorite veggie & im Sriracha obsessed!!! I need to make some of this ASAP!

  41. Pamela Gurganus says:

    I clicked the link and got my coupon! Thank you so much! I love to use Progresso bread crumbs to make my oven fried chicken!

  42. What a delicious recipe. I love asparagus but never considered making them crisp like you shared above. I will try them this weekend
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  43. Fi Ní Neachtáin says:

    Can you believe that I’ve never tried asparagus! I love the twist you’ve put on it and that mayo sounds delicious 🙂

  44. Okay, I LOVE asparagus, but I’ll bet it tastes amazing like this!
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  45. Laura J says:

    Oh your Crispy Asparagus with Sriracha Mayo looks so good! I love asparagus! I am going to have to try that! Normally I just make it plain…which is yummy too….but on your recipe I have to try!!!
    I clicked your link…thanks for the coupon!!

  46. Cool take on asparagus. We love it sauteed or grilled, but this would have a nice bit of kick to it also.
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  47. I haven’t ever had asparagus before! I’m not sure why I guess I’ve just been too scared

  48. ance and I are probably unhealthily obsessed with sriracha, so we WILL be trying this recipe this week. So delish – pinning this!

  49. Wow, that looks delicious in every sense of the word! I’ll definitely have to try this sometime.

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