Skillet White Beans
- Makes: 12 servings
- Prep: 25 mins
- Cook: 25 mins
- 1 large sweet onion, such as Vidalia or Maui, halved lengthwise and thinly sliced (2 cups)
- 3 tablespoons butter
- 1/2 cup maple syrup or maple-flavor syrup
- 1/3 cup white balsamic vinegar or lemon juice
- 2 tablespoons packed brown sugar
- 2 tablespoons snipped fresh sage
- 2 tablespoons tomato paste
- 1 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
- 2 15 1/2 ounce cans navy beans, rinsed and drained
- 2 15 1/2 ounce cans butter beans, rinsed and drained
- 1 15 ounce can garbanzo beans (chickpeas), rinsed and drained
- Sour cream or creme fraiche
- Yellow, red, and/or green tomatoes, chopped (optional)
- Fresh sage leaves (optional)
- In a 12-inch skillet cook onion in hot butter over medium heat about 15 minutes or until very tender and browned, stirring occasionally. Stir in maple syrup, vinegar, brown sugar, 2 tablespoons sage, tomato paste, salt, and pepper. Add beans; stir to coat.
- Cover and cook over medium heat for 10 to 15 minutes or until heated through, stirring occasionally. Transfer to a serving bowl. Top with sour cream. If desired, top with tomatoes and sage leaves.
Nutrition Facts (Skillet White Beans)
- Per serving:
- 246 kcal ,
- 7 g fat
- (4 g sat. fat ,
- 0 g polyunsaturated fat ,
- 1 g monounsaturated fat ),
- 21 mg chol. ,
- 570 mg sodium ,
- 43 g carb. ,
- 9 g fiber ,
- 15 g sugar ,
- 10 g pro.
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