Recipe Sifter

  • Start Here
    • Course
    • Main Ingredient
    • Cuisine
    • Preparation
    • Occasion
    • Diet
    • Nutrition

Select () or exclude () categories to narrow your recipe search.


As you select categories, the number of matching recipes will update.

Make some selections to begin narrowing your results.
  • Calories
  • Amount per serving
    1. Total Fat
    2. Saturated Fat
    3. Polyunsat. Fat
    4. Monounsat. Fat
    5. Trans Fat
  • Cholesterol
  • Sodium
  • Potassium
  • Total Carbohydrates
    1. Dietary Fiber
    2. Sugars
  • Protein
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B6
  • Vitamin B12
  • Vitamin C
  • Calcium
  • Iron
  • Vitamin E
  • Magnesium
  • Alcohol
  • Caffeine
  • Find exactly what you're looking for with the web's most powerful recipe filtering tool.

    You are in: Home / Greek / Fasolada - Traditional Greek Beans Recipe
    Lost? Site Map

    Fasolada - Traditional Greek Beans Recipe

    1/1 Photo of Fasolada - Traditional Greek Beans Recipe

    Total Time:

    Prep Time:

    Cook Time:

    13 hrs 30 mins

    12 hrs

    1 hrs 30 mins

    littlecookingtips's Note:

    This is the traditional Greek recipe for beans. It is especially loved in Greece during the winter as a hot soup-like dish. Just try it along with a little smoked fish or meat and olives and you won't regret it!

    • Save to Recipe Box

    • Add to Grocery List

    • Print

    • Email

    My Private Note



    Units: US | Metric


    1. 1
      We put the onions and some olive oil in a medium size pot. We cook until softens. We add the beans and we cook for 3-4 minutes.
    2. 2
      We add the water, we cover the pot, we reduce to medium heat and we boil for 30 minutes.
    3. 3
      We add the celerey and the carrots and we continue to cook for 40 more minutes. It's important during the cooking to always have enough water in the pot and to stir regularly.
    4. 4
      We check if our beans and vegetables are ready (soft when bitten). When ready, we add salt and pepper. We stir. We serve with 1 table spoon of olive oil and lemon juice. Enjoy!
    5. 5
      We can accompany this dish with: black olives, spring onions choppped and salted, any salted meat or fish, smoked herring or country made sausage.
    6. 6
      A link to our blog with the recipe:

    Browse Our Top Stew Recipes

    Ratings & Reviews:


    Nutritional Facts for Fasolada - Traditional Greek Beans Recipe

    Serving Size: 1 (848 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 503.7
    Calories from Fat 298
    Total Fat 33.1 g
    Saturated Fat 4.6 g
    Cholesterol 0.0 mg
    Sodium 118.3 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 43.9 g
    Dietary Fiber 10.5 g
    Sugars 8.8 g
    Protein 10.9 g

    Ideas from


    Over 475,000 Recipes Network of Sites