You can check how fresh your asparagus is by controlling the cut surfaces on the oposite side of the asparagus spears. The asparagus is fresh when juices still drip out of the cut surfaces when pressing on them. Lilac white asparagus spears are an indicator that the asparagus is harvested too late.
Now how to cook white asparagus ?
1. Wash the and then peel the white asparagaus exactly.