1. Summer Green Bean Salad
Toss blanched beans with cherry tomatoes, hazelnuts and gem lettuce, then dress it in a silky lemon-shallot-cream vinaigrette!
2. Charred Green Beans with Lemon Verbena Pesto
Miss Manners says that green beans are one of the few foods acceptably eaten with our hands. Time to play with your food!
3. Green Beans with Pancetta & Mint
Blanch green beans in milk to bring out their sweetness, then shower with pancetta & fresh herbs!
4. Green Bean & Carrot Thoran
Spoon thoran, a dish flecked with coconut and bolstered by Indian spices, over a mound of rice for a satisfying vegetarian dinner.
5. Green Beans with Garlic Black Bean Sauce
Another dish that comes together in minutes, just be sure to have all your mise en place before you get started with the actual cooking—it goes fast!