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Habas Verdes con Salsa de Tomate   Veg  HT  ACC   Spanish   40mins


Serves 4    Hot   Vegetarian  Vegan  Vegetables  Nuts  Herbs   Accompaniment   Gluten Wheat  Dairy Free   Eggless   Spain   Europe



2 tbsp Olive Oil

2 Garlic Cloves, crushed

675g/1-1/2lb Fresh Green Beans, cut into 2.5cm/1 inch lengths

450g/1lb tinned Chopped Tomatoes

1 tbsp Freshly chopped Chives

Salt and Pepper

1 Bay Leaf

1 tbsp Pine Nuts

1 tbsp Lemon Juice




1. Heat the oil in a large pan, add the garlic and sauté gently for 2 minutes, stirring constantly. 


2. Add the beans and cook, stirring, for 5 minutes.


3. Add the  tinned tomatoes with the juice, together with the remaining ingredients and bring to the boil stirring constantly.


4. Reduce the heat and simmer for 25 minutes. Remove the bay leaf before serving. Serve immediately.



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