Crispy Baked String Bean Fries

Crispy Baked String Bean Fries

Get out of my way potato fries! Coming through with the best new french fry in town. . . meet the green bean fry. Baked, not fried, thank-you very much. They bake up crusty and beautifully browned in twenty minutes or less! No messy oil in sight. I love them as an alternative to the… 

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Green Goddess Pasta Primavera

Green Goddess Pasta Primavera

Pasta Primavera is a spring dish full of green vegetables. Fresh asparagus, string beans, peas and linguine are tossed together in a light sauce with Parmesan, garlic and lemon. The emphasis is on the vegetables. The ratio is almost equal – the vegetables might even be winning. They’re surely the main attractions with just a… 

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Shrimp and String Bean Pesto Pasta

Shrimp and String Bean Pasta

I can’t get this meal out of my mind. I blame the walnut pesto sauce. The plump, sweet shrimp. The fresh, tender string beans. And  the chewy, rotini pasta. Because one humble ingredient can cause a meal to be entirely unforgettable but the sum of its parts deserve credit too.