Organic Broad Beans – Farm

£3.25

750g

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Description

Also known as fava beans, broad beans are a member of the legume family. High in protein, energy and fibre.

Broad beans should be podded to eat, unless the beans are very young. Boil in a pan for 3-5 minutes, drain and empty into cold water. Slit the pods to remove the beans inside.

A great addition to a salad or mash with garlic.

Enjoy with a nice bottle of chianti!!

Wash before eating.

* Like us, not all fruit or vegetables are perfectly formed and are not uniform in size. We don’t believe in discriminating against misshapen carrots or imperfect potatoes and in fact, love them for their flaws. A less than round apple is still as tasty as their perfectly formed cousins. Taste is what we believe in, because it’s what’s inside that counts. Unless your produce is clearly defective, please accept them as Nature intended.

Additional information

Weight

750g

Storage info

Store in a cool, dry place – beans in their pods will keep for two or three days, longer in the fridge. Podded beans don't keep very well, but can be frozen after blanching.

Health Benefits

Broad beans are one of the finest sources of minerals like iron, copper, manganese, calcium, magnesium. Also a rich source of dietary fibre, folates, vitamin-B6, vitamin B-1, riboflavin and niacin.
Any health content is provided for general information only, and should not be treated as a substitute for the medical advice of your own doctor or any other healthcare professional.

Country of Origin

UK (Sourced from Tadcaster)

Miles travelled to get to us (UK only)

80.4

Producer

Organic Pantry