How to make Honey Sesame Beans -

The combination of honey and sesame seeds elevate French beans to a different level.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Honey (शहद), White sesame seeds (सफेद तिल)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Main Course Vegetarian

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Honey Sesame Beans

Honey Sesame Beans 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 : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Honey Sesame Beans Recipe

  • Honey 1 tablespoon

  • White sesame seeds roasted, 2 tablespoons + for sprinkling

  • French beans stringed 250 grams

  • Salt to taste

  • Sesame oil (til oil) 1 tablespoon

  • Ginger grated 1/2 tablespoon

  • Soy sauce 1 tablespoon

  • Red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon

  • Lemon zest 1

  • Juice of ½ lemon


Step 1

Blanch French beans in hot water with some salt. Transfer the beans in a bowl of ice-cold water to refresh. Drain and use.

Step 2

Heat sesame oil in a non-stick pan. Add ginger, mix and sauté for 30 seconds.

Step 3

Add French beans, soy sauce, honey, chilli flakes and salt and toss to mix.

Step 4

Add lemon zest and lemon juice, mix well and cook for a minute. Add sesame seeds and toss to mix.

Step 5

Sprinkle some sesame seeds and serve hot.

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