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Broad bean recipes

28 Recipes

Pop these delicious bright beans from their pods and serve whole or crushed.

Pappardelle broad bean carbonara

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(3 ratings)
A creamy pancetta, broad bean and egg sauce makes an ideal accompaniment to ribbon pasta
30 minutes
Easy

Broad bean & dill pilaf

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This fragrant basmati rice dish with dill and broad beans makes a great vegetarian main course or versatile side dish for lamb and chicken
30 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Simple salmon with spring pasta

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(4 ratings)
Asparagus, peas and broad beans are all natural partners for fish, make them more indulgent with creamy tarragon pasta
20 minutes
Easy

Broad bean, barley & mint salad

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These little green beans go really well with grains like pearl barley - for a light touch, serve cold with goat's cheese, mint and nuts
1 hour and 10 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Broad bean pilau

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This broad bean dish will add a Middle Eastern twist to any summer occasion
45 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Crushed broad bean pesto

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This green sauce is delicious stirred through pasta, spread on toast with crumbly cheese, or as a dip
25 minutes
Easy
Healthy

Stewed rabbit with broad beans

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Use this rich game meat in a delicious light casserole with podded beans, bacon, light ale and thyme
3 hours and 50 minutes
Easy

Broad bean & courgette salad

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A superhealthy salad by Angela Hartnett which makes the most of one of summer's most splendid ingredients - broad beans
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Risotto with peas & broad beans

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Angela Hartnett celebrates sweet and tender seasonal broad beans with this fresh, zingy risotto
35 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Fennel, broad bean & blue cheese salad

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This fresh and flavoursome starter uses seasonal ingredients, readily available around June
15 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Bulghar & broad bean salad with zesty dressing

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A light salad with plenty of green vegetables, a chilli lime dressing, fresh mint and grains to pack into a lunchbox
25 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Broad bean, pea & orzo salad

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Serve rice-like pasta grains with peas and beans, basil and a soured cream and Parmesan dressing
18 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Broad bean & feta cheese toasts

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Slice up a baguette, toast, then use as a bruschetta base for beans and salty Greek cheese for a healthy bite
29 minutes
Easy
Vegetarian

Chorizo & broad bean risotto

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Fuse Spanish paprika flavoured sausage with Italian rice to create a simple yet indulgent dish with a bit of spice
40 minutes
Easy

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