Roasted Asparagus, Thyme Syrup and Compote

        Sumac is a nice tart spice that is reminiscent of balsamic or lemon. Naturally then, it pairs well with asparagus. I roasted these asparagus in olive oil, salt, pepper and sumac then finished it off with a pat of butter and a bit more fresh sumac.         Syrups are a great way to add sweetness…