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

Sautéed Fava Beans and Greens

Sautéed Fava Beans and Greens
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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

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

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

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

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

Cream-Poached Halibut Cheeks with Spring Vegetable Medley

Cream-Poached Halibut Cheeks with Spring Vegetable Medley
5

Spring fever. Months of waiting and then suddenly... ramps, baby garlic, asparagus, fiddleheads, fava beans, spring peas! Beautiful vegetables burst onto ...


By Arthur Bovino

Healthy Summer 'Pasta' Salad

Healthy Summer 'Pasta' Salad
5

Pasta salad sometimes gets a bad reputation, especially in the summer, because so many people are trying to avoid carbs. But this recipe turns the notion of ...


By Ali Rosen

Spring Vegetable Ragù

Spring Vegetable Ragù

This simple yet delicious ragù is ideal served alongside branzino, grilled swordfish, lamb tenderloin, Cornish game hen, or salmon.Click here to see In ...


By Julio Genao

Foul Modammas Recipe

Foul Modammas Recipe

A blend of fava beans, garlic, lemon juice, tomato, and olive oil that is served as a mezze dish or at breakfast.


By Roland Semaan

Strozzapreti with Ramps

Strozzapreti with Ramps
4

At Tarallucci e Vino, we make our "strozzapreti" pasta by hand, from scratch, but you can use any high-quality medium pasta — fresh, if possible.Click here ...


By Andrew Welch

Wild Dandelion and Tiny Fresh Favas Recipe

Wild Dandelion and Tiny Fresh Favas Recipe
4

Nothing says spring more than wild dandelion and sweet, tender fava beans. The slightly bitter flavor of the greens is mellowed when combined with the sweet ...


By Patti Jackson

Fava and Fresh Ricotta Crostini

Fava and Fresh Ricotta Crostini

When I tasted the Uproot sauvignon blanc, my thoughts went straight to the bright spring flavors of this crostini. The wine, bright and crisp, is matched by ...


By Lauren Gordon

Falafel Recipe

Falafel Recipe

A classic Middle Eastern mezze dish. Chickpeas and fava beans are ground and made into balls that are then deep-fried until crisp. Falafel can be served ...


By Roland Semaan

Wolfgang Puck's Vegetable Paella Recipe

Wolfgang Puck's Vegetable Paella Recipe
5

Eat like a celebrity with this vegetable paella recipe prepared by Wolfgang Puck for an Academy Awards dinner. Click here to see 10 Vegetarian Recipes.


By Wolfgang Puck

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