Apple and Blueberry Pie with Vanilla Bean Sauce--in perfect individual sizes
Miso Roasted Green Beans--almost as addictive as potato chips.
Super Simple Vegetable Fried Rice
Black Bean & Summer Corn Salad
Lemon "Pucker Up" Parfaits with Vanilla Bean Cream—more than a kiss of lemon.
Eggs with Spicy Beans - a flavorful but easy breakfast (or dinner)
Grilled Asian Steak Salad. Summmeerrr.
Ejotes con Huevos or Mexican Green Beans with Eggs. A delicious vegetarian meal or a side dish to Mexican food.
Award-winning Ginger Root Beer Float Cupcakes
Bejeweled Salsa Cruda ~ edamame, corn, peppers & black beans in Southwestern spices.
Only four ingredients are needed to make this rich and complex spread.
Sun-Dried Tomato White Bean Dip
Blueberry Mascarpone Tarts with Lemon Curd perfect dessert for Summer entertaining.
Spiced Bean Casserole - made using butter beans and borlotti beans.
Green Bean, Corn, and Potato Salad with Lemon Brown Butter Sauce. A great summer lunch or side!
Green Beans with Walnuts and Balsamic. Here's how I got my kids to be veggie-loving, Greek-olive-gobbling, fresh-fig-trying eaters!
Taco Quesadilla Pizzas
A stack of cheesy goodness with refried beans, shredded turkey, Monterey Jack, and canned chipotles. Ready in 30 min.
Four-Cheese Vanilla Bean Cheesecake
Sundried Tomato and White Bean Dip
Smoky Chipotle Hummus
Zucchini, bean & blue cheese salad with walnuts
Avocado, fava bean and quinoa salad. Vegan, gluten free, and delicious- hot or cold!
Vanilla bean frozen custard pops
Three Bean Lamb Chili
Fava bean feast: pureed on olive bread and with lemony sauteed greens
Chorizo & Broad Bean Minestrone - a wintery, Spanish twist to the Italian classic!
Smashed Fava Beans and Green Peas with Mint
Condensed milk makes this pound cake dense, moist, and complexly sweet.
Lauki Chana Dal – Soupy Lentils with Bottle Gourd (a light and nutritious Indian curry)
A bean and potato salad perfect for those summer picnics. Have them cold or warm, choice is yours.
Fresh tuna and white bean salad with coriander and sliced avocado
Dairy-free black bean and tofu enchiladas.
I make these baja chicken tostadas by layering refried black beans, lime-marinated slaw, shredded chicken and a touch of cilantro.