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Green bean recipes

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Green beans are a delicious vegetable with a crunchy texture and fine flavour. Serve steamed or fried as a side dish or stirred into main courses like curry, soup or stew.

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  • Green bean minestrone

    Green bean minestrone

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.11 ratings

    Using a selection of green vegetables gives this soup a summery feel and contrasting textures

  • Green bean mac ’n’ cheese

    Green bean mac ’n’ cheese

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.26 ratings

    Runner and green beans make a delicious addition to a comforting pasta bake - top with pumpkin seeds for added crunch

  • Fry bodi (Caribbean green beans)

    Fry bodi (Caribbean green beans)

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.7 ratings

    Shivi Ramoutar shares this simple, speedy side dish of green beans, onions and ripe tomatoes, which is found across the Caribbean

  • Green bean casserole in a casserole dish

    Green bean casserole

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Make this easy green bean and mushroom casserole as a veggie side to accompany a main course. You could add cheese to the white sauce if you fancy

  • Green beans with shallots

    Green beans with shallots

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.4 ratings

    Jazz up your green beans with the addition of buttery shallots

  • Sesame & ginger green beans

    Sesame & ginger green beans

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    This easy side is good for you and full of flavour

  • Crunchy green beans with radishes

    Crunchy green beans with radishes

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    Try this classic French way of preparing beans and radishes with just a four ingredients

  • Garlicky green beans

    Garlicky green beans

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.4 ratings

    A simple sauté of fresh beans with lightly fried garlic and a touch of olive oil makes a healthy, versatile side

  • Green bean & mustard pickle

    Green bean & mustard pickle

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.10 ratings

    Got a glut of runner beans, or just fancy a twist on classic English piccalilli? This low-fat preserve is great with ham or in cheese sandwiches

  • Green beans with tomato & feta

    Green beans with tomato & feta

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    Throw together creamy feta, juicy tomatoes and tender green beans to whip up this super simple side dish in just 10 mins

  • Green beans with wholegrain mustard

    Green beans with wholegrain mustard

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.4 ratings

    A versatile side dish that can be prepared at the last minute - simply mix your beans with crème fraîche, mustard, shallots and lemon

  • Red pork curry with green beans

    Red pork curry with green beans

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.15 ratings

    You can make this curry a day ahead - it's a classic dish, full of spicy flavour

  • Chicken, potato & green bean curry

    Chicken, potato & green bean curry

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.27 ratings

    This mild, creamy curry is a superhealthy way to start the week. Serve with naan breads warm from the oven

  • Chicken, ginger & green bean hotpot

    Chicken, ginger & green bean hotpot

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.32 ratings

    A light chicken casserole that makes a great Asian-inspired family one-pot. It's flavoured with mild ginger and coriander

  • Stir-fried garlic green beans

    Stir-fried garlic green beans

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.8 ratings

    These easy, healthy garlic green beans make a great accompaniment to a Chinese feast, and they're made with just 4 ingredients in 15 minutes

  • Thai prawns with pineapple & green beans

    Thai prawns with pineapple & green beans

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.25 ratings

    This midweek stir-fry is packed with goodness from the crunchy veggies. It's flavoured with lime, Thai basil and ginger

  • Green beans with mustard, lemon & mint

    Green beans with mustard, lemon & mint

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Serve your beans with a light vinaigrette of citrus and herbs- they'll match with vegetarian, fish and meat main courses alike

  • Lobster, green bean & radicchio salad

    Lobster, green bean & radicchio salad

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    This festive seafood starter, finished with a garlicky basil dressing, can be prepared ahead - ideal for a fuss-free dinner for two

  • Pork, green bean & oyster stir-fry

    Pork, green bean & oyster stir-fry

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.67 ratings

    A rich Asian dish of noodles or rice that's ready in 20 minutes - a wholesome midweek family supper

  • Creamy chicken & green bean pesto pasta

    Creamy chicken & green bean pesto pasta

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.69 ratings

    Grab some Italian pesto and greens from your storecupboard and rustle up this pot - penne or fusilli work well

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