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Roasted radishes and green beans with toasted sesame seeds

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Total Time
43 min
Prep
18 min
Cook
25 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
The spicy crunch of a raw radish is tamed into a soft, crunchy and slightly sweet addition to green beans in this colorful recipe. Impress friends with the transformative roasted side, ready in about 45 minutes. The color of the radishes gets a little muted but still pops agains the bright green beans. Try the radishes with baby kale for an easy variation. Serve alongside a grilled or roasted flank steak, thinly sliced. A smooth puree of cauliflower rounds out the plate with color and texture.

Ingredients

cooking spray

2 spray(s)

uncooked string beans

½ pound(s), ends trimmed, halved crosswise

fresh radish(es)

8 large, quartered lengthwise (1/2 lb)

extra virgin olive oil

1 tsp

kosher salt

¼ tsp

soy sauce

1 tsp

fresh lime juice

1 tsp

dark sesame oil

1 tsp

uncooked scallion(s)

1 medium, thinly sliced

sesame seeds

1 Tbsp, toasted

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 450°F. Line a large rimmed baking sheet with nonstick foil or regular foil coated with cooking spray, or coat pan with cooking spray.
  2. Place string beans and radishes on prepared pan; drizzle with olive oil and toss to coat. Sprinkle with salt and toss to coat; spread into an even layer.
  3. Roast 10 minutes; remove from oven and toss. Roast until tender and light golden in spots, 5 minutes more.
  4. Meanwhile, combine soy sauce, lime juice and sesame oil in a small cup. Put roasted vegetables into a serving bowl; drizzle with soy mixture and toss to coat. Sprinkle with scallion and sesame seeds; serve.
  5. Serving size: 1 c

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