Asparagus. Hollandaise Sauce

Asperges. Sauce Hollandaise

Method

Tinned Asparagus

Open the tin and stand it on the hot plate till quite hot, then drain the asparagus on a sieve and dish it up on a slice of dry hot toast, and serve Hollandaise sauce in a sauceboat.

Asparagus Fresh

Cleanse the asparagus and trim it evenly, tie it up with tape into a bundle, and leave it in cold water to get firm before boiling it, wrap it in a piece of muslin to prevent the heads being broken, put it into boiling water in a good sized saucepan with a little salt, and cook for about twenty-five to thirty minutes, according to the size of the heads, and dish up as above.

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