Recipe type: Salad
Cuisine: British
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Serves: 4 Persons
  • 1 Jar of Green Pesto
  • 100g Dried Butter Beans
  • ½ Bag of Rocket
  • 1 Lemon
  • Drizzle of Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 tsp Pomegranate Seeds
  • 2 tsp Pumpkin Seeds
  • 1 Lemon
  • 6 small Carrots
  1. Soak the butter beans overnight and then cook according to packet instructions. Usually Boil for 10 mins and then Simmer for 30mins.
  2. Toss the butter beans in half the jar of pesto and set aside for 30 mins to let the beans take on the flavour of the pesto.
  3. Meanwhile quarter the carrots length ways and drizzle over some olive oil and roast in a hot oven until slightly charred.
  4. Mix up all the other salad ingredients and arrange on a plate.
  5. Top with the butter bean mixture and scatter the roasted carrots on top.
  6. Squeeze a lemon over the salad to dress and season with salt and pepper.
Recipe by The Knobbly Plate at