4 Easy Ways to Spot Ripe Asparagus

How to choose the most flavorful veggies

We’ve all been there at the grocery counter, looking at a bin of vegetables, trying to choose. How can you spot the most delicious, flavorful varieties?

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If you want to find the best asparagus, here’s how you can tell which are best. Some things to watch for include: bright green color, straight stalks, closed tips and stalks no thicker than your thumb.

Watch as dietitian Laura Jeffers, MEd, RD, LD demonstrates.

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