Green Beans in Spicy Miso Sauce

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 10 mins

This may be served as a side dish or as a main dish when put over rice, pasta, or some other grain. Adapted from an Eden Organic Foods recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large skillet, heat oils and sauté garlic for 30 seconds.
  2. Add the onion and sauté until translucent. Add green beans and sauté 3 to 5 minutes. Dilute miso with 2 tablespoons cold water.
  3. Mix corn starch with 3 teaspoons cold water. Mix dissolved miso, syrup, mirin and starch together.
  4. Add to the hot beans, stirring constantly for about 1 minute until thick.
Most Helpful

I loved this dish & it's really easy to make! I made it with green beans & broccoli. I added tofu and served over brown rice. I will be making this again very soon.

Kim in Seattle February 10, 2008

Great recipe! I didn't have any mirin, so I just used a little water and I used a bit more garlic than the recipe stated. I was also out of fresh onion, so I used 1 Tbsp. minced dried onion and 3 Tbsp. water instead. It was absolutly delicious served over fried rice. Thanks for sharing!

VegeTara May 07, 2007