Braised String Beans (Fassoulakia Yahni)
Author: Kitchens
  • 1 large onion; chopped
  • 1 small garlic clove; minced
  • 3/4 Cup olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon tomato paste
  • 1/2 fresh tomato - peeled and chopped
  • 1 pound string beans
  • parsley or mint; chopped
  • salt and pepper
  • water
  1. Saute onion and garlic in olive oil until soft. Add tomato paste and fresh tomato and simmer until sauce is slightly thickened. Add string beans and seasoning and enough water to cover. Cover and cook until beans are tender.
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