Mashed Broad Beans


Fava is a very tasty appetizer that is made from broad beans, a popular healthy choice in recent years. Fava goes best with drinks with high alcoholic content.


200 grams of dried broad beans

One onion

1/2 rakı glass of olive oil

1/2 juice of a lemon , salt , sugar , dill

Recipe :

Place the beans in water a night before cooking.

Put olive oil in a pan and cook roughly cut onions. Rinse and clean the beans, add them to the onion and cook together for a while. Add lemon juice, sugar and salt. Add hot water. When the beans are tender, turn off the heat. When the mixture is cool, puree it in a blender.

Sprinkle some dill and serve.