Neon Posy

July 28, 2009

Sunshine and Salt-Flecked

Sunshine and Salt-Flecked

These beans are so bright and fresh and colourful that they deserve to be called a posy. Beans, like most vegetables, become crisper and sunnier with a quick dunk into lightly salted boiling water, followed by an icy water rinse. I doused them generously with Maldon salt once they emerged from their baths. These blanched beans make a great snack for your lunch or, even better, a picnic in the sun.

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4 Responses to “Neon Posy”

  1. katie said

    another screensaver worthy photo…STUNNING! and just looking at that maldon salt is making my mouth water…

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