Pureed Broad Beans

Fava

Preparation info

  • To Serve

    6

    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

Nevin Halici's Turkish Cookbook

By Nevin Halici

Published 1989

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Ingredients

  • 250 g/8 oz dried broad beans
  • 150 g/5

Method

Wash the dried beans, soak in water for 8 hours, then strain and wash again. Put the beans into a pan with the onions, olive oil, water, sugar and salt. Cover and cook on a low heat for 40 minutes or until the beans break up. While still hot strain and purée through a coarse sieve or in a food processor – the mixture should have the consistency of thick yoghurt.

Put the purée in a pan o