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Ham and Cheese Asparagus

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Ham and Cheese Asparagus – a delicious way to prepare the asparagus that the whole family will love!  Who doesn’t love ham + cheese (I am using Mozzarella + Parmesan here)?  It tastes great on top of roasted asparagus!  

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This is a great side dish for meats, fish, it will also look great on any holiday menu (Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc)!

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Ham and Cheese Asparagus

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 20 minutes

Total Time: 30 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Ham and Cheese Asparagus


  • 1.5 lb asparagus
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • salt and pepper
  • 1/2 cup grated Mozzarella cheese
  • 1 cup thinly sliced and chopped ham
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese


  1. Preheat oven to 400 F. Trim the asparagus ends.
  2. Place the asparagus on a baking sheet, drizzle with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, season with salt and pepper, mix everything well.
  3. Roast, uncovered, at 400 F for 10 minutes.
  4. Remove from the oven.
  5. Sprinkle the Mozzarella cheese all over asparagus, then add thinly sliced and chopped ham evenly over the asparagus, then top with the Parmesan cheese. Roast for 10 more minutes, uncovered at 400 F. If desired, you can broil for the last 5 minutes.



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  • Kevin | Keviniscooking December 22, 2016, 2:01 pm

    These look incredible Julia!

    • Julia December 22, 2016, 11:20 pm

      Thank you! 🙂

  • Eilene April 24, 2017, 10:46 am

    Saw your recipe for peanut sauce. It calls for fish sauce. I am allergic to shell fish. Can you please tell me what kind of fish is in the fish sauce?? I love peanut sauce especially pad Thai but afraid to eat it and no one can tell me what fish is in fish sauce. Thank you. Love your blog❤️

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