Greek fresh green beans (fasolakia)

Main Dish
4 servings
10 min
20 min
Very Easy
This is a good dish perfect with rice! to share between family.


Number of serving: 4
1 kg fresh green beans

3 medium potatoes sliced

1 large onion grated

½ kg ripe fresh tomatoes pureed

1 clove garlic chopped

2 tablespoons chopped parsley

100 ml olive oil

100 ml water

Salt and pepper


  • Cur off the two ends on the beans and remove the thread(s) along the side(s) if there are any.
  • Gently fry the grated onion in the olive oil in a pan for 2 minutes.
  • Add the chopped garlic and fry for another minute. Add the green beans and potatoes and stir for another minute.
  • Add the tomato puree, water and seasoning, cover the pan and simmer for 1 hour.
  • If the liquid hasn?t been absorbed by this time, uncover the pan and bring to the boil for a short time.
  • Add the parsley and boil for 2 ? 3 minutes.


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