French beans :-
Top & tail, boil 4mins, refresh in cold water. Pour over oil, balsamic vinegar, salt. Eat as a side dish or as a salad. Good with cherry plum tomatoes & black olives thrown into some olive oil.
Peel & chop into sticks, boil 4mins. While still hot, add lots of butter & a squeeze of honey. Adults may like to add some chopped parsley & a spot of wholegrain mustard.
Broccoli : -
Chop into florets, boil 3 mins. Add butter & a splash of soy sauce. Sprinkle over sesame seeds.
Slice finely (Savoy), boil 4 mins. Add bacon pieces fried in butter & a splash of cream.
Peel & slice into discs. Pour over 1 tbsp white wine vinegar & 1tbsp white sugar. Mix well. Adults might like to add chopped dill.
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