1-1/2 pounds fresh asparagus, trimmed and cooked
3/4 cup sour cream
2 eggs, slightly beaten
1/2 teaspoon lemon juice
Dash cayenne pepper – to taste
Salt & white pepper – to taste
Dash paprika – to taste
Arrange asparagus in one or two layers in an oven-proof baking dish. Please in a warm oven about 200 degrees F to heat while making sauce
Boil about 1 inch of water in the bottom of a double-boiler.
Whisk together sour cream and eggs in cold pan. Place over the boiling water, taking care that the water does not touch the top pan and stir in the lemon juice and cayenne.
Cook while whisking until the sauce thickens. Season lightly with salt and white pepper.
Pour sauce over asparagus, sprinkle lightly with paprika, and serve.
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