Asparagus Au Gratin

1/2 cup water
1-1/2 lb asparagus spears, trimmed
1/2 cup (2 oz) finely shredded natural Swiss cheese
1/4 cup dry bread crumbs
2 tbs butter spread, melted
1/2 tsp dry mustard
1/8 tsp pepper

Heat oven to 400F. Bring water to boil in a 10-inch skillet, add asparagus. Cook 2 minutes, drain. (Asparagus will still be crisp). Place in a 10x6 inch baking dish. Mix remaining ingredients, sprinkle over asparagus. Bake 8 to 10 minutes or until cheese mixture is lightly browned.

Makes 4 servings.

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Cajun Country -- New Iberia, Louisiana