Home Featured Recipe Thursday Is On! January 23, 2014 Happy Thursday! You know what day it is!! Featured Recipe Thursday: Gigantes- Greek Beans In Tomato Sauce Recipe (Today’s Featured Recipe came all the way from Melbourne, Australia! Thank you to Maria P for this wonderful recipe.) Ingredients: 1 pound of butter beans soaked in water over night 2 tomatoes diced 4 garlic cloves, peeled and minced 2 white onions, diced 4 tablespoons of tomato paste, slightly mixed with warm water 1/4 cup of red wine 3/4 cup of extra virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons of Greek oregano 2 tablespoons of chopped parsley salt & pepper for taste Directions: 1. Soak the beans overnight. 2. Preheat the oven at 350 Degrees (180 Celsius). 3. Drain the beans, and rinse them under water. 4. Boil the beans in a large pot for about 45 minutes, until tender. 5. In a saucepan, add in the tomatoes, onion, and garlic. Saute for about 2 minutes. 6. Add the tomato paste, wine, chopped parsley, oregano, and olive oil. 7. Simmer the sauce for about 15 minutes. 8. Once the beans have been drained, place them back into the pot. 9. Add the sauce to the beans, and mix gently. 10. Pour the mixture into a baking pan, and drizzle a bit more olive oil over the top. 11. Bake the beans for about 40 minutes. *Sprinkle fresh feta cheese on top or add a dollop of Greek yogurt. Kali Orexi!! Did you know Kouzounas Kitchen is in a contest?! Please take the time to vote for us! Thank you!! http://smallbusinessgrant.fedex.com/Gallery/Detail/d7f1c195-613c-40c7-863f-7014d2af777e Follow On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/KouzounasKitchen Follow On Twitter: https://twitter.com/KouzounasKitche Follow On Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/kouzounaskitche Follow On Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/KouzounasKitchen Advertisements Advertisements Share The Love Of Kouzounas KitchenClick to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Kouzounas Kitchen Welcome to my world of Greek traditional & modern recipes. Get ready to dance and drink some ouzo while enjoying our recipes. Previous Olive Oil Benefits! Newer I Need Your Votes! You May Also Like Tina’s Orange Cardamom Bundt Cake January 26, 2018 Visit Beautiful Andros February 18, 2019 Merry Christmas (Kala Xristougenna) December 25, 2014 12 Comments Ada ~ More Food, Please January 23, 2014 at 12:39 pm Reply Sounds delicious! Loading... Kouzounas Kitchen January 23, 2014 at 1:10 pm Reply Yes Maria did a great job with this recipe.: ) Thanks Ada. Loading... dianaroggenbuckebrown January 24, 2014 at 4:53 am Reply I just love gigantes 🙂 Loading... Kouzounas Kitchen January 24, 2014 at 8:14 pm Reply Me too Diana! 🙂 Loading... Elaine @ foodbod January 24, 2014 at 10:07 am Reply I’ll be making this for sure 👍 Loading... Kouzounas Kitchen January 24, 2014 at 8:14 pm Reply I thought of you when I posted this! 🙂 Loading... Elaine @ foodbod January 24, 2014 at 10:20 pm Thank you x Loading... Kouzounas Kitchen January 24, 2014 at 10:25 pm Anytime. Ohh I need to finish your questions! When do you need them? Great q’s by the way. Loading... The Lady Olive January 24, 2014 at 3:38 pm Reply I love these giant white beans! At first sight I thought it was a recipe for greek style green beans…have you had those? My favorite!! I will have to try this. Loading... Kouzounas Kitchen January 24, 2014 at 8:13 pm Reply Yes me too! Yes I have, and I should post a recipe for that too. This is a very healthy recipe too. 🙂 Have a lovely weekend. Loading... Pingback: February 6, 2014 at 8:59 pm Featured Recipe Thursday Voting Starts! | Kouzounas Kitchen Pingback: February 13, 2014 at 9:30 pm Featured Recipe Thursday!! | Kouzounas Kitchen Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.