STRING BEAN WITH TOMATO
1 large onion chopped
1 clove garlic, minced
1/4 c. olive oil
1 t, tomato paste
2 tomatoes, chopped
1 lb. string beans, cut on the bias
Parsley or fresh mint, chopped
Salt and pepper
1. Saute onion and garlic in olive oil until soft. Add tomato paste, tomatoes
and simmer until sauce is slightly thickened.
2. Add string beans, herbs and seasonings and just enough water to cover.
Braise until beans are tender. Do not overcook.