I want to make a green been casserole from fresh green beens,should I blanch them first? and how long shall I blanch them for?

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  • Marduk
    Lv 7
    3 years ago
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    Steam them for a few minutes. That should be fine. You don't want to overcook or you will have mush.

  • 3 years ago

    No. I use them fresh so they don't get soggy

  • 3 years ago

    Unless you are intending to freeze vegatables you don't need to blanch! Just wash them first and then make sure they are throughly cooked!

  • Anonymous
    3 years ago

    Blanch AND shock cool

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