Now you can enjoy the delectable taste and texture of fresh asparagus from Washington, Mexico and Peru all year long. Progressive’s new brand of domestic and imported vegetables is named Americas.
Americas Fresh Asparagus can be eaten raw, steamed, boiled, grilled, roasted or incorporated into casseroles and salads. Asparagus is a leading supplier among vegetables of folic acid. It is also good source of potassium, fiber, vitamins B6, A and C, and thiamin. Asparagus has no fat, contains no cholesterol, and is low in sodium. Americas Fresh Asparagus is a great addition to any meal and is a nutritionally wise choice for today’s health-conscious cook.