Green Bean Goulash with Agreeable Seeds

Skill Level
4-6 servings; calmly angled for 8 to 12 (use a 9- by 13-inch baking dish)
Made with

A vegan booty on a archetypal anniversary side, it works as an accustomed banquet too. Instead of chrism of augment soup, we’ve acclimated cashew cream, and threw in comestible aggrandize for agreeable depth.



  • ¾ lb. medium-size cremini mushrooms, akin and quartered
  • 1 tsp. broiled thyme
  • About 3 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 lb. beginning blooming beans, akin and cut into 2-in. pieces
  • Cashew Chrism (recipe below)
  • 3 pouches Patagonia Accoutrement Archetypal Barbecue Agreeable Seeds

Cashew Chrism (makes about 2 cups)

  • 1½ cups unsalted raw cashews
  • 1 ample shallot (about 2 oz.), bald and quartered
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 2 tbsp. comestible yeast
  • 1 tsp. salt
  • 1 tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 cup water
Blend all capacity in a blender until bland and creamy. If you’d like it to be smoother, ache through a fine-mesh strainer.

Putting It All Together

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F.
  2. In a ample bond bowl, bung mushrooms with thyme, olive oil, and alkali and pepper. Advance on a baking area in one band and buzz until browned, about 15 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile, put beans in a average pot and ample center with water. Alkali generously. Accompany to a abscess over aerial calefaction and baker until tender, 1 to 2 minutes. Cesspool and bathe with air-conditioned water.
  4. In a ample bond bowl, amalgamate broiled mushrooms, blooming beans and 1 ½ to 2 cups cashew cream, depending on how buttery you like it. (Leftover cashew cream, alloyed with a little olive oil and auto abstract to thin, makes a abundant bloom dressing.) Beanery into an 8-in. aboveboard baking dish.
  5. Top with Agreeable Seeds. Bake, uncovered, until acrimonious through, about 15 minutes.


You can mix this goulash the day afore and air-condition it in the baking dish. On the day of serving, top with Agreeable Seeds and bake.