Speechless Sunday: Purple Asparagus or Green Asparagus?

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Last Sunday I wrote about the Twelve different varieties of Asparagus and I received a great many questions what it taste like and how does it look. The list goes on and on.... so with that said. Let me show you what it looks like if you use it raw and what happens when you blanch it like I did. Or if you bake it or saute it. 



As you can see below, the color changes to Green and almost a Bright Green. So if you want to impress your friends put some in a salad both ways. They will think you used two different types of asparagus.



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Laura Cerrano
Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island - Locust Valley, NY
Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker & Researcher

I think that the purple looks really nice overall and taste is basically kind of nice with the right food

May 26, 2019 11:48 PM #1
Endre Barath, Jr.
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices - Beverly Hills, CA
Realtor - Los Angeles Home Sales 310.486.1002

Laura Cerrano  it is sweeter than all the other asparagus on the market, Endre

May 26, 2019 11:55 PM #2
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy


We agree with you, it is sweeter than the green, and we really liked it.  A

May 27, 2019 02:02 AM #3
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Morning Endre.

My wife only eats the green ones, she's not much into change.  Pity

May 27, 2019 02:47 AM #4
Kat Palmiotti
Grand Lux Realty, Monroe NY, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com - Monroe, NY
The House Kat

Interesting. So it turns green after cooking. I only see the green ones at my store, but I'm going to keep an eye out when I go elsewhere to see if I can find red ones.

May 27, 2019 03:26 AM #5
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Franklin, MA
Marketing Agent for The Todaro Team

Good morning, Endre Barath, Jr. I love asparagus but can only find the green variety here.... 

May 27, 2019 04:01 AM #6
Sheila Anderson
Referral Group Incorporated - East Brunswick, NJ
The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133

Good morning again Endre. I am now ctaving asparagus. Nice post and I wish I had some.

May 27, 2019 05:48 AM #7
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Endre. The most common is green and my favorite. That said I have nine to go to know for sure. Twelve, really? Enjoy your day!

May 27, 2019 06:13 AM #8
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

We love asparagus and Chef Dolores uses it in many dishes.

Have a very special Memorial Day and an outstanding week.

May 27, 2019 06:57 AM #9
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Hi Endre - when I was growing up in Pennsylvania  we had Asparagus in our garden.  It came up every year.  I still love it.

May 27, 2019 07:25 AM #10
Nina Hollander
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Charlotte, NC
Your Charlotte/Ballantyne/Waxhaw/Fort Mill Realtor

I love asparagus, Endre... and I don't care what color it is or how it's prepare... just give me some!

May 27, 2019 07:56 AM #11
George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Endre when it comes to veggies you are my go to guy Mr Foodie 

May 27, 2019 11:09 AM #12
Debe Maxwell, CRS
www.iCharlotteHomes.com | The Maxwell House Group | RE/MAX Executive | (704) 491-3310 - Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Homes for Sale - Charlotte Neighborhoods

Love the purple - the sweetness really sets it apart from others, Endre. Nifty idea to buy the one type since the color changes in heat but, remains purple in a salad - or as a veggie for dipping! 

May 27, 2019 01:02 PM #13
Sheri Sperry - MCNE®
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Sedona, AZ
(928) 274-7355 ~ YOUR Solutions REALTOR®

Hi Endre Barath, Jr. - I was not aware of the difference. I am going to try some of the purple asparagus.  This should be a treat. 

May 27, 2019 01:46 PM #14
Bob "RealMan" Timm
Ward County Notary Services - Minot, ND
Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor

Yum! I can't say that I've ever seen the purple Endre Barath, Jr. .

May 29, 2019 09:02 AM #15
Georgie Hunter R(S) 58089
Hawai'i Life Real Estate Brokers - Haiku, HI
Maui Real Estate sales and lifestyle info

Interesting.  Have never seen the purple variety.  I know some of my purple pole beans turn green when they are cooked, so not surprised the asparagus does the same.

May 29, 2019 05:16 PM #16
Diana Zaccaro
Tropical Beachside brokered by eXp - Cocoa Beach, FL
"The Accidental Blogger" Cocoa Beach, Florida

Endre, I have never seen the purple asparagus here but will look for it. The two colors in a salad would be striking. Diana

Jun 26, 2019 11:37 AM #17
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