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  • Author: chefjar
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 4


Easy Cheesy Garlic Roasted Asparagus with Mozzarella cheese is a perfect one sheet pan side dish. It is healthy, paleo, keto friendly and low carb and it tastes incredible. Your family is going to love this flavorful cheesy garlic roasted asparagus dish!


  • Asparagus spears ( woody ends removed)- 1 pound / 500 g
  • Olive oil- 3 tbsp.
  • Garlic cloves ( minced)- 4
  • Ground black pepper- 1 tsp.
  • Salt- 1/2 tsp. or as needed
  • Mozzarella cheese ( shredded)- 1 1/4 cup


  • Preheat your oven to 220°C/ 425°F  with the rack in the middle of the oven. Spray a baking sheet with a nonstick cooking spray.
  • Remove woody ends of asparagus and put on the baking sheet. Keep aside.
  • Mix together olive oil, minced garlic, ground black pepper and salt. Pour the mixture over the asparagus and coat evenly.
  • Bake  for 10-12 minutes or until beginning to become tender. It will have vibrant green color.
  • Remove from the oven and spread mozzarella cheese on the top. Return to the oven and broil for another 4-5 minutes or until the cheese melts and becomes slightly golden.
  • Serve immediately.


  • Prep Time: 5 min
  • Cook Time: 15 min
  • Category: Side dishes
  • Cuisine: American


  • Calories: 226 kcal
  • Sodium: 658mg
  • Fat: 9 g
  • Saturated Fat: 3 g
  • Carbohydrates: 6 g
  • Protein: 10 g
  • Cholesterol: 0 mg

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