One of my favorite vegetables that we grow is green beans. But besides steaming them, boiling them, or snacking on them raw, what else can you do with them? You can roast them. Fancy Roasted Green Beans are a great way to enjoy your bountiful bean harvest. Roasted with onions until they are slightly crispy, […]
We learned how to use the square foot gardening method to plant bush green beans in our raised garden bed.
I’m working through my kitchen garden A to Z. Here’s my guide to growing, harvesting, cooking, and preserving beans.
Freshly harvested string beans are one of my favorite vegetables. The first year I started my garden, I planted a lot of different types of bush and pole beans. I loved the different colors and shapes. I may have gone a little bit overboard. String beans are very productive and you may find yourself overwhelmed […]
Canning beans is a common way to preserve them for later use, but for our family freezing is a better option. (We’re not big fans of canned vegetables). This is best way to prepare your bean harvest for the freezer.
Our garden green beans took home the gold this year! A month ago, we picked about 6 bushels and they are still holding strong, providing a continuous supply of fresh green beans. We decided to store our harvest in gallon size freezer bags and keep them in our basement’s deep freezer. If you are tired […]