Crispy Fava Beans, Whipped Tofu & Red Chicory

Crispy Fava Beans, Whipped Tofu & Red Chicory

by Eden Owen-Jones February 22, 2024

Eden Owen-Jones' light, silky and creamy whipped tofu dip is topped with split fava beans crisped in the oven to add a lovely crunch. Serve with deliciously bitter red endive leaves or spoon it over grilled radicchio.

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Garlic Mushroom & Fava Bean Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

Garlic Mushroom & Fava Bean Stuffed Sweet Potatoes

by The Cook and Him March 08, 2023

This recipe from The Cook and Him makes a impressive vegan main or side dish, highlighting our prized fava beans. Fava beans are Britain's original bean: introduced to our island by early neolithic farmers thousands of years ago, they're delicious, nutritious and good for the soil.

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Fava Bean Shakshuka

Fava Bean Shakshuka

by The Cook and Him October 04, 2022

This delicious recipe from The Cook and Him makes a perfect meal for two, with eggs lightly poached over a rich sauce of tomatoes and Split Fava Beans.

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Vegan Paella with Fava Beans and Carlin Peas

Vegan Paella with Fava Beans and Carlin Peas

by The Cook and Him August 21, 2019 1 Comment

Traditional Spanish paella is usually cooked with fish or meat but The Cook & Him have given it a vegan twist, incorporating British pulses and grains. Absolutely packed with veggies, protein and flavour, this recipe is a one-pot wonder.

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Caramelised Onion Ful Nabed with Smoked Quinoa Crackers

Caramelised Onion Ful Nabed with Smoked Quinoa Crackers

by The Cook and Him August 02, 2019

Food bloggers The Cook and Him created this wonderfully creamy ful nabed (just like hummus but made with ful or fava beans, not chickpeas) garnished with caramelised onion and accompanied with deliciously smoky quinoa and pea flour crackers.

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Curried Fava Bean and Salad Soup

Curried Fava Bean and Salad Soup

by Carol Kearns May 09, 2019 1 Comment

This simple but delicious soup recipe from Carol Kearns demonstrates just how easy it is to make a satisfying and tasty light lunch or supper with minimal ingredients. Our Split Fava Beans are perfect for a dish like this - they don't need soaking and thicken the soup beautifully for a nutritious, filling and flavoursome dish.

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Quinoa and Fava Beanballs

Quinoa and Fava Beanballs

by The Cook and Him January 16, 2019

These delicious vegan (no-)meatballs from The Cook & Him make an ideal midweek Veganuary supper, combining the satisfyingly earthy flavours of fava beans and quinoa with the deep intensity of our fava bean umami paste.

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Crostini with Fava and Edamame Beans

Crostini with Fava and Edamame Beans

by The Cook and Him January 15, 2018

This recipe from The Cook & Him transforms a simple baguette into these delectable crostini with little more than split fava beans, ricotta, lemon, mint and edamame beans. They're perfect for entertaining - or treat yourself for a weekend lunch.

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Fave e Cicoria: Puglian Mashed Fava Beans, Potato and Greens

Fave e Cicoria: Puglian Mashed Fava Beans, Potato and Greens

by Nick Saltmarsh February 11, 2017

This comforting recipe from Puglia in southern Italy combines the earthiness of Split Fava Beans with creamy potato and bitter greens.

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Sage and Onion Fava Bean Bake with Boozy Cranberry Sauce

Sage and Onion Fava Bean Bake with Boozy Cranberry Sauce

by Carol Kearns December 04, 2016 1 Comment

Looking for a delicious but simple vegetarian option to serve for Christmas lunch? This festive recipe fits the bill perfectly! Made with Hodmedod’s British-grown Split Dried Fava Beans, this seasonal recipe comes from Carol Kearns, who does the beautiful illustrations for our packaging and also publishes recipes on her food blog The Art of Baking.

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Squash and Fava Bean Soup

Squash and Fava Bean Soup

by Carol Kearns September 26, 2016 3 Comments

As the temperature drops and the squash harvest comes in, Carol Kearns' squash and fava bean soup is a comforting and seasonal delight.

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Moroccan Bessara: a Fava Bean Soup or Dip

Moroccan Bessara: a Fava Bean Soup or Dip

by Josiah Meldrum September 09, 2015 1 Comment

In Morocco Split Dried Fava Beans are used as the main ingredient of bessara, a spiced dish that can be served as a dip much like houmous or as a soup.

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