Tumis Buncis

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By Sri Owen

Published 1980

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An excellent way to cook French beans.


  • 500 g (1 lb) French beans
  • 3 shallots or 1


Wash, top and tail, and slice the beans. Slice the shallots or onion finely, and sauté them in oil or butter for 1 minute. Add the beans, the chilli or pepper, nutmeg and ginger; go on stirring for 2 minutes. Pour in the stock, or use a chicken cube and 6 tablespoonfuls of water. Cover the pan and s