Make This Page Your Homepage | Send This Page to a Friend | Make a Suggestion | Area Map | Contact Site Sponsor
 Alameda, CA July 23, 2004 
Costa Brava News
Today's Life Solutions
Neighborhood Pictures
Recipe Exchange
Classified Ads
Community News
Schools
New Neighbors
Costa Brava News HOA
Neighborly Referrals
Favorite Links
Local Resources
Hobbies and Interests
Local Real Estate
Goods and Services
Games

Want to know what's going on?

Sign up for your monthly neighborhood newsletter today!

Name
E-Mail
 
More Info | Privacy Pledge
Google


Recipe Exchange Today's Tips 
Nothing beats the tastes and smells of home cooking! Do you need to bring a dish to an upcoming event? Perhaps you can find that special recipe you have been looking for in this section. Is there a recipe you have that everyone enjoys? Share it with your neighbors!

The recipe exchange page offers a convenient way to trade your favorite recipes and discover new ones to try. If you would like to share your recipes with others in the neighborhood, please post them here.
Add Recipe Exchange
Return to Recipe Exchange

Vegetables

Print this Recipe

Green Bean With Tomato--Olive Butter
Serves 12 Time: 25 Min
3 lb green beans trimmed
Tomato olive Butter:
1/2 stick 4 tbsp butter or margarine, softened
1/4 cup dalamata olives pitted and finely chopped.
1 tbsp tomato paste
1 tsp freshly grated lemon peel
1/4 tsp salt
1/8 tsp pepper
1 small tomato seeded and diced

Special Instructions
1. add beans to a large pot of boiling water and cook 4 minutes or until crisp tender. Drain in a colander, rinse under running water until cold Pat dry with a paper towel.
2. Mix tomato-olive butter ingredients in a small bowl until blended.
3. To serve; bring 1/2 cup water to boil in a large skillet or pot. Add beans and cook 4 min, or until hot and water evaporates. Remove from heat and add butter mixture and toss until melted. Transfer to serving bowl sprinkle with tomato.
Note: this receipe may be prepared thru step 2 up to 2 days ahead. Refrigerate beans in a plastic zip bag and butter mixture covered.

Submitted by: Connecting Neighbors
Costa Brava News is compliments of:
 © 2001-2003 ConnectingNeighbors.comSM and its licensors. All rights reserved. Site Disclaimer | Privacy Pledge | Site Manager