Julie Cove’s Green Bean Fries
The addictive, guilt-free snack of 2016, from the Eat Better, Live Better, Feel Better cookbook.
Almond Flour “Parmesan”
½ cup almond flour (or ¾ cup almonds,
finely ground, soaked and dehydrated)
½ tsp garlic powder
½ tsp onion powder
½ tsp Himalayan salt
Freshly ground black pepper
36 fresh green or yellow beans
2 tsp extra-virgin olive oil
1 tsp Bragg liquid aminos
Place all Almond Flour Parmesan ingredients in a small bowl and mix until well combined. (This will keep refrigerated in an airtight container for 2 weeks.)
Fill bottom half of a steamer with water and bring to a boil over high heat. Place beans in
a steaming basket and steam for 4 to 6 minutes or until tender, being careful not to overcook. Remove from heat, drain well and transfer to a medium bowl. (If they are really wet, lightly pat dry with a towel.)
Pour in olive oil and Bragg and toss gently. Add half the “Parmesan” mixture and toss gently again. Pour beans into a serving dish and sprinkle with a little more Parmesan. Serve with the remaining Parmesan. Enjoy.
Excerpted from Eat Better, Live Better, Feel Better by Julie Cove. Recipes copyright 2016 Julie Cove. Photography copyright 2016 Julie Cove. Published by Appetite by Random House, a division of Random House of Canada Ltd., a Penguin Random House Company. Reproduced by arrangement with the publisher. All rights reserved.