Green Beans With Walnut Miso Sauce

Total Time
Prep 15 mins
Cook 5 mins

from the NY Times, this is very quick and easy to put together.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring pot of water to a boil and salt it.
  2. blanch beans in water until they are bright green and just tender, about 5 minutes.
  3. Drain and refresh in cold water, then drain again.
  4. Place in a serving bowl.
  5. Grate ginger over bowl, then place in small fine strainer and press out juice, about a teaspoon.
  6. Combine ginger juice with miso, walnuts, 2 tablespoons water and soy sauce in blender and blend until smooth, stopping machine and scraping down sides if necessary.
  7. (You may add a little water or soy sauce if mixture is too thick.).
  8. Toss beans in sauce, and serve at room temperature.
Most Helpful

5 5

made this several times now and it is so tasty! i toasted the walnuts before making the sauce, and i think it enhances the flavor. this keeps well in the fridge too. i make up a double batch and then can toss it with my veg at short notice. definitely a keeper!

5 5

Loved the Walnut Miso sauce, goes good with the green beans, belive it would be good with other veggies. Made it just like the recipe stated didn't change a thing, Very easy to make. Served it with Roasted chicken and Jude's Chili Poblano Polenta and a side salad. Thank you Chia for another yummy recipe.