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Butter Bean and Fava Bean Spread

A quick and simple spread or dip. Great on bread or crackers and also delicious on just cooked pasta.

A little effort is needed for the fava  beans in the form of double podding. 331 more words


Fried Butter and Fava Beans, with Swiss Chard and Feta Cheese

love beans, in most forms, and feel that they get a bad rap from many people. They are delicious, nutritious and versatile. This recipe is based on one of my favorite recipes from one of my favorite vegetarian cookbooks, “Plenty” by Yotam Ottolenghi. 559 more words


Just a light lunch...Cajun style--

BOOM!  Here we are packin’ away a light lunch at Nobile’s in Lutcher, Louisiana–the only lunch spot in town.  Everyone who is anyone in town lunches here, and for good reason. 146 more words


Winter warmers - in August!

Summer seemed to blow away when hurricane Bertha blew in last week and my appetite for salad and light meals has moved on to more comforting dishes. 307 more words

Tuscan Sausage Bake

I was out in the garden at the weekend and someone, close by, was cooking sausages. The smell of them was really making me feel ill, like they were fake. 173 more words


lunchbox life: butter bean salad with pea shoots, chicken, and goat cheese

Happy Sunday, everyone!  Alex and I enjoyed a lovely Saturday and Sunday morning on Lake Sinclair with some fine folks, and I hope that you had a great time with your friends and family.  486 more words

Lunchbox Life

Baked Butter Beans

This is a great meat free Monday recipe, one of my favourites too. I love the simplicity of this dish; it’s a no fuss meal without scrimping on flavor and texture. 307 more words