25 Best Fava Beans Recipes

Grilled Fava Beans

Grilled Fava Beans

There are lots of fava bean recipes out there. Sure, you've had those bright green lima bean-looking cuties drizzled with olive oil and topped with cheese. ...


By Pamela Braun

Fava Bean Hummus

Fava Bean Hummus
3

The trick with dried fava beans is building in time to let them soak overnight and then peel off their outer shells. Once this is complete they are ...


By Whole Foods Market

Fava Beans and Pecorino

Fava Beans and Pecorino
1

This is our take on the classic Ligurian salsa maro, which is made of crushed fava beans, mint, pecorino, a little bit of garlic, and a squeeze of lemon to ...


By Franny's

Fava Bean and Pecorino Crostini

Fava Bean and Pecorino Crostini
5

Fresh beans are readily available during the late summer months, and they are surprisingly easy to cook with. Simply shell the fava beans and cook them for ...


By Molly Aronica

Lamb Chops with Fava Beans

Lamb Chops with Fava Beans
5

In Italian, this dish is called Agenello Scottadito con Fave alla Romana, which translates to “Burn your finger” lamb chops with fava beans, Roman-style. ...


By Italian Cooking

Sautéed Fava Beans and Greens

Sautéed Fava Beans and Greens
2.65

Here is a simple yet absolutely delectable fava side dish. Fava beans require a bit of time and effort to prepare. You have to shell, parboil, then peel the ...


By Darrin Nordahl

Calabrian Sausage, Fava Beans, and Pasta

Calabrian Sausage, Fava Beans, and Pasta

As an Italian, there is nothing better then a pasta dish full of flavor! Try my Calabrian Sausage, fava beans, and pasta dish! It will be a proud pleasure ...


By Cindy's Table

A Pilaf of Asparagus, Fava Beans, and Mint Recipe

A Pilaf of Asparagus, Fava Beans, and Mint Recipe
4

An easy and tasty way to take advantage of spring asparagus and fava beans. 


By Nigel Slater

Fava Bean Salad with Mountain Ham and Mint

Fava Bean Salad with Mountain Ham and Mint
4

If fava beans are in the market, you know it’s spring, or spring somewhere nearby. Their giant green pods look like something strange and juicy, perhaps ...


By David Tanis

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