First fresh string beans of the season!
Could not wait to savor the flavor and tenderness, cooked them tonight.
String Beans with Fresh Mint (Fagiolini con Menta)
1 lb. fresh beans
few sprigs of mint
2 cloves of garlic
1/2 cup olive oil
- Steam the beans until tender, mince mint and 1 clove of garlic and place over beans
- Saute' 1 clove of garlic in 1/2 cup of olive oil, add one or two dry hot peppers (optional), salt, black pepper and pour over steamed beans. Mix well.