Green bean

A green bean -- surprise! -- with a long slender edible pod with beans inside. The wax bean is a green bean that is yellow -- go figure.


Green beans


June - November

How to select

Available year round, with a summer to fall peak. Look for firm, bright beans.

How to store

Keep in the refrigerator for up to 5 days in plastic.

How to prepare

boil, puree, steam

Matches well with

almonds, bacon, basil, bechamel sauce, butter, cream, dill, garlic, lemon, mint, mushrooms, mustard, nutmeg, nuts, olive oil, onions, oregano, Parmesan cheese, parsley, rosemary, tomatoes, vinegar, walnuts, Worcestershire sauce

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