Broad bean and mint dip
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The garlic, lemon and mint make this broad bean dip simply stunning! This is just what you need when entertaining this festive season.
Frozen broad beans
300 g, shelled
1 clove(s), crushed
2 individual, thinly sliced
Fresh lemon rind
2 tsp, finely grated
1½ tbs, plus extra to serve
- Boil, steam or microwave broad beans following packet instructions until tender. Drain and shell beans. Refresh under cold water. Drain.
- Place beans, garlic, shallots, goat’s cheese, olive oil, lemon rind, lemon juice and mint leaves in a food processor. Process until almost smooth. Season with salt and pepper.
- Transfer to a serving bowl. Chill for 1 hour before serving, if time permits. Serve sprinkled with extra small fresh mint leaves.
TIP: Frozen peas can replace broad beans.