Citrusy Fresh Green Beans~Egyptian Cooking 101

Vegan? Vegetarian? Locavore? You will love this recipe with hummus and pita on the side. Egyptians have that covered here in this recipe which is sure to make you feel wholesome and fresh.

Fasoulea bi Limon (Citrus Green Bean Salad) “Nile Style” Cookbook

6 Servings

1 # Green Beans, ends trimmed

2 Tablespoons olive oil

Juice and grated peel of 1 lemon

1 Tablespoon finely chopped fresh parsley

1 Tablespoon finely chopped fresh mint(I used dill as an alternative)

1 Tablespoon finely chopped fresh oregano or thyme

Salt to taste

Freshly Ground Black Pepper

Place green beans with water to cover in a large saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil, reduce heat to low, and simmer, uncovered until tender, approximately 15 minutes. Remove from heat, drain, and place in a large bowl full of ice water. Let stand for 5 minutes.

Place olive oil, grated lemon peel, lemon juice, parsley, mint, oregano or thyme, and some salt and pepper to taste in a small bowl, Whisk well to combine. Drain green beans and toss with dressing. Pour onto a serving platter.

See you later! اشوفك بعدين


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