- KNOW YOUR VEG
beans are a small, straight, narrow green bean that
has a delicious flavour and tender texture.
How To Use Fine Beans
beans are served cooked and can be eaten hot or
cold. They can be served as an accompanying vegetable
and are particularly good included in salads try
adding them to potato salad with chopped sun-dried
tomatoes and plenty of freshly ground black pepper.
Chopped, cooked extra fine beans can be added to
an omelette with cheese and ham for a tasty one-pan
How To Prepare Fine Beans
and top and tail the beans and leave whole.
How To Cook Fine Beans
beans can be boiled or steamed. To boil, bring a
pan of water to the boil, add the prepared beans
and cook for 3 - 8 minutes or until just tender
but still crisp. To steam, place the beans in a
steamer and cook for 5 - 10 minutes or until just
tender but still crisp.
How To Store Fine Beans
refrigerated after purchase.
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