Broad Bean Tips

 
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Name/s

Fava Tips | Broad Bean Tips


Description

Snipped to both divert energy into the bean growth and reduce potential breeding sites for pests such as aphids, broad bean tips are an added treat when growing beans. They have a similar flavour to the beans and are tender and soft – also a bit like a pea shoot.


Storage

Store in a humidity-controlled environment in your refrigerator.


In the Kitchen

You can use the leaves as a leafy green in things like stirfries, pasta dishes, quiches and soups. Lightly sautéing them with garlic and oil is great too, as is incorporating them into a salad. We use them as garnish, also, especially with pasta.

Broad Bean Tips, Mushroom and Spring Onions

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