Bean and Pesto Salad

A red cabbage, white bean, sunflower seed and cilantro pesto salad with spring onions and capers. Lots of color and health on your plate!

Preparation time: 30mins
Cooking time:  20mins                                                                         
Serves:  4
Sunflower and cilantro pesto
Recipe Ingredients:
½  cup sunflower seeds
4 cups coriander, heavy stems removed
6 Tbs. extra virgin olive oil
2 Tbs. fresh lemon juice
2 cloves garlic, peeled
400g boiled white beans
3 cups shredded red cabbage
2/3 cup thinly sliced green onions
1 Tbs. chopped capers
Recipe Method:
To make the Pesto, toast sunflower seeds in a dry skillet for 3 minutes, or until lightly browned. Put in food processor. Add greens, oil, lemon juice, and garlic, and process until smooth. Season with salt and pepper to taste. To make the salad, combine all ingredients in large bowl. Add 2 to 3 Tbs. Arugula Pesto, and toss to coat. Let stand 15 to 30 minutes to allow flavors to meld. Serve at room temperature.




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Life always gives big opportunities in the form of small hints. The big move in Pankaj Bhadouria’s life came with a small step when she decided to leave her successful teaching career spanning over 16 years and enter India's 1st televised cookery reality show - MasterChef India on the leading GEC - Star Plus. And as they say, fortune favours the brave, Pankaj went on to become a worthy winner and with it India's first ever MasterChef. The comfort of the classroom gave way to the adulations, accolades and a host of achievements. Pankaj hosted her first cookery show - "Chef Pankaj ka Zayka" on Star Plus during Sep-Oct 2011 where she showcased her passion for cooking. The success of this daily show added another flavor to her sweet success.

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