Creamy butter beans with crispy crumbs
- Preparation and cooking time
- Serves 4
- x cans butter beans , drained and rinsed
- 100g light soft cheese with garlic and herbs
- 2 tbsp snipped chives
- 4 tbsp breadcrumbs
- 1 tsp sunflower oil
- STEP 1
Heat the butter beans in a small pan for 3-4 mins. Remove a quarter of them to a bowl and mash with a fork until smooth and creamy. Stir back into the rest of the beans in the pan with the soft cheese and chives, then heat for a few mins more until warmed through.
- STEP 2
Transfer to a small baking dish and sprinkle with breadcrumbs. Drizzle over oil and flash under a hot grill for 1-2 mins until the crumbs are crunchy and golden.