How to make Beans With Tomato Yogurt Dressing -

French beans blanched, tied up in bundles and served with a spicy tomato yogurt sauce.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : French beans (फ्रेंच बीन्स), Spring onion (हरा प्याज़ )

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Salads

Beans With Tomato Yogurt Dressing

Beans With Tomato Yogurt Dressing Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Beans With Tomato Yogurt Dressing Recipe

  • French beans 20-25

  • Spring onion to taste

  • Spring onions 3 medium

  • Ginger 1 inch piece

  • Garlic 5 cloves

  • Skimmed milk yogurt 1 1/2 cups

  • Maize flour (makai ka atta) 1 tablespoon

  • Tomato concasse 1 cup

  • Whole dry red chillies,crushed 2


Step 1

String French beans, wash them and then cut into 3” long pieces. Blanch in salted boiling water until cooked. Strain, (reserve the water to use as stock) refresh in cold water and then drain. Finely chop spring onions.

Step 2

Reserve spring onion greens. Grind ginger and garlic to a fine paste. Slit the cooked beans into two and tie them up in bundles with spring onion greens. Beat skimmed milk yogurt with maize flour. Heat the oil in a non-stick pan, add chopped spring onions and cook till they turns translucent. Add ginger-garlic paste.

Step 3

Stir for a few seconds. Add tomato concasse and cook further for 2-3 minutes. Reduce the heat and add beaten skimmed milk yogurt and maize flour mixture, mix well, add salt to taste, and stir continuously. Warm the cooked bean bundles just before serving, in a microwave for one minute on HIGH or by briefly dipping them in boiling hot water or stock. Top with the prepared yogurt sauce. Sprinkle the crushed chillies and serve hot.

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