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From Olive Advisory Board, 1952

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 8 oz dry noodlesabout 2 cups
 12 oz frozen asparagus
  cup ripe olives
 2 tbsp butter or margarine
 2 tbsp flour
 1 tsp salt
 ¼ tsp dry mustard
 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
 1 cup evaporated milk
 1 cup grated American Cheese or mild cheddar
 7 oz canned tuan

1

Cook noodles in boiling salted water until tender. Drain. Cook asparagus according to directions on package. Drain and reserve cooking liquid. Dice stems and leave tips whole. Cut olives from pits into large pieces.

2

Melt butter and blend in flour, salt, mustard and Worcestershire sauce. Stir in milk. Add enough water to asparagus cooking liquid to make 1 cup and stir into sauce. Cook and stir until thickened. Remove from heat. Blend in cheese.

3

Combine lightly with drained noodles, asparagus stems, olives and tuna in shallow 8-inch round baking dish. Arrange asparagus tips on top, pressing lightly into sauce

4

Baking in moderate oven (350 degrees) 20 mins, or until thoroughly heated.

Ingredients

 8 oz dry noodlesabout 2 cups
 12 oz frozen asparagus
  cup ripe olives
 2 tbsp butter or margarine
 2 tbsp flour
 1 tsp salt
 ¼ tsp dry mustard
 1 tsp Worcestershire Sauce
 1 cup evaporated milk
 1 cup grated American Cheese or mild cheddar
 7 oz canned tuan

Directions

1

Cook noodles in boiling salted water until tender. Drain. Cook asparagus according to directions on package. Drain and reserve cooking liquid. Dice stems and leave tips whole. Cut olives from pits into large pieces.

2

Melt butter and blend in flour, salt, mustard and Worcestershire sauce. Stir in milk. Add enough water to asparagus cooking liquid to make 1 cup and stir into sauce. Cook and stir until thickened. Remove from heat. Blend in cheese.

3

Combine lightly with drained noodles, asparagus stems, olives and tuna in shallow 8-inch round baking dish. Arrange asparagus tips on top, pressing lightly into sauce

4

Baking in moderate oven (350 degrees) 20 mins, or until thoroughly heated.

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