White Beans Simmered in Olive Oil

Fasoulya Yabsa bil-Zeit

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Appears in
Delights from the Garden of Eden

By Nawal Nasrallah

Published 2019

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Commonly served as a side dish, but I find it quite satisfying as a light meal by itself, served with warm bread.


  • 1 cup (8 oz/225 g) white beans, washed, soaked overnight, and drained
  • 2


  • In a medium pot, combine beans and garlic. Cover with cold water by 1 in/2.5 cm. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, until beans are just done, about 30 minu