Sesame & ginger green beans

Sesame & ginger green beans

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(7 ratings)

Prep: 5 mins Cook: 10 mins


Serves 4
This easy side is good for you and full of flavour

Nutrition and extra info

  • Vegetarian

Nutrition: per serving

  • kcal45
  • fat4g
  • saturates1g
  • carbs2g
  • sugars1g
  • fibre1g
  • protein1g
  • salt0g


  • 200g green beans
  • 1 tbsp sesame oil
  • small chunk ginger, very finely chopped



    Mainly grown in Jamaica, Africa, India, China and Australia, ginger is the root of the plant. It…

  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds


  1. Cook the beans in a pan of boiling water for 3 mins until tender. Drain. Heat the sesame oil, then cook ginger and garlic for 1 min until fragrant. Stir in the beans, season and sprinkle with sesame seeds. Cook for 30 secs until hot through.

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RosieVimes's picture
16th Nov, 2015
LOVE this simple veggie side dish. Going to start having it with everything!
26th May, 2015
Whole family love this and it goes with so many dishes. It is a BBQ staple and goes great with chicken. We also often take to serve cold on picnics, and the kids love it. 5 stars
30th Sep, 2013
tasty and super easy.
8th Oct, 2012
Really easy & tasty. Will definitely be making again.
dorothyr's picture
14th Dec, 2011
Found this so easy and tasty - will definitely make it again
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