Podcast 31: Asparagus Rules the Radio Show
Asparagus. Native Americans ate wild asparagus on this continent millennia ago. Roman emperors and Louis Quatorze of France adored it. We know from written text how Romans liked it prepared around 160 BCE. And we know how we love it today. So Chef Ouita piled research on research, and we dug deep down to the asparagus roots in this tribute to spring's most regal veg.