Saucy Lima Beans

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READY IN: 20mins
Recipe by AmyHasAPlan

Give your boring butter beans a five-star makeover with this creamy dill sauce. (I originally found this recipe on my AllRecipes phone app, but it disappeared. I found it again on Taste of Home. I'm putting it here before I lose it again!)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a small saucepan, cook lima beans according to package directions;.
  2. drain, reserving 2 tablespoon cooking liquid.
  3. In a small skillet, saute onion in butter.
  4. Stir in the cream, parsley, dill, salt, pepper and reserved cooking liquid. Cook 1-2 minutes longer or until the sauce begins to thicken.
  5. Add the beans back to the sauce until heated through.

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