Hot Butter Bean Salad with Lemon Recipe


Preparation Time5 MinCooking Time5 Min
Ready In10 MinDifficulty LevelVery Easy
Health IndexHealthyServings2
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Olive oil2 Tablespoon
 Garlic1 Clove (5 gm), crushed
 Canned butter beans820 Gram, drained (Two 410 Gram Cans)
 Lemon1 , juiced
 Lemon zest1
 Parsley3⁄4 Bunch (75 gm), leaves roughly chopped (Or 1 Small)

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 568 Calories from Fat 155

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 17 g26.9%

Saturated Fat 2.8 g14.1%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 706.2 mg29.4%

Total Carbohydrates 69 g22.9%

Dietary Fiber 24.4 g97.5%

Sugars 0.6 g

Protein 31 g62.2%

Vitamin A 63.4% Vitamin C 132.4%

Calcium 8.1% Iron 15%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. In a small saucepan, heat the oil over a medium flame.
2. When hot, add the garlic and sauté for 1 minute until it is soft and lightly browned.
3. Add the drained butter beans and stir to combine with the garlic and oil.
4. Simmer the beans until well heated.
5. Turn off the heat and stir in the lemon zest and juice, the parsley.
6. Taste and add seasoning to your liking.

7. Serve the beans warm over hot toast, potatoes or tossed greens