broad bean

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Synonyms for broad bean

Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodder

a bean plant cultivated for use animal fodder

shell beans cooked as lima beans


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So today, I'm making a fantastic spring/early summer dish using broad beans, good quality frozen ones that I picked up in the supermarket but, as I said, if you have access to fresh broad beans, then use them.
Add the thyme, garlic, peas, broad beans and butter and cook for a further two minutes.
Second, ingredient processing and development of a broad bean fortified complementary food including evaluation for its energy and nutrient content as well as acceptability using sensory testing in the community.
Their weekly production is over 300 kilograms of broad beans.
oThe conference discussed a paper on the scientific discovery we have recently made and which was published in the US medical journal about the therapeutic potential of broad beans in preventing epileptic fits,o he said.
Believing as they did in the transmigration of the soul after death from one species of life to another, animal or vegetable depending on the owner's spiritual state of health, the Egyptians considered the broad bean a more than likely candidate for temporary residence.
BROAD BEAN RELISH INGREDIENTS: 250g broad beans peeled; 50g grated parmesan; 100ml white wine vinegar; 25g sugar; 50g shallot finally diced; 5g garlic finally diced METHOD: Put white wine in pan with sugar and reduce to a syrup.
REMAINS of broad beans have been found in Israel which date back thousands of years.
Lesley Waters' roasted salmon with broad bean salsa verde
Super Aquadulce is the classic overwintering broad bean because it usually stands up to the harshest of winters, but try The Sutton if your garden is reasonably small, as it is dwarfer growing.
Preparing broad beans Broad bean haters may turn into fans by following Paul''s example and removing the individual beans from their tough skins.
The traditional broad bean Aquadulce Claudia is a safe bet, but the small-podded Stereo is also worth trying.
INGREDIENTS 180g/1 cup of baby asparagus tips BROAD BEAN SALAD WITH PECORINO AND ASPARAGUS Serves Two 150g/1 cup of fresh or frozen baby broad beans, skins removed (if fresh, they will need to be blanched to remove skins.
The broad bean has been cultivated since prehistoric times but is no longer known in the wild.
FOR THE TART 500g/1lb 2oz pack shortcrust pastry 500g/1lb 2oz broad beans 2 x 250g tubs ricotta 250ml tub crme frache 4 eggs, beaten 100g/4oz Parmesan or other hard cheese, grated (or vegetarian alternative) zest 1 lemon 390g can or jar artichoke hearts, drained and halved FOR THE PESTO 2 x 100g bags watercress 50g/2oz pine nuts 50g/2oz Parmesan, grated 3 tbsp olive oil juice 1 lemon Artichoke and broad bean tart with watercress pesto SERVES 10-12 METHOD 1.