Making scrumptious food does not indicate you need to invest a very long time in the cooking area. This easy side dish is the ideal example.

Yields: 1 serving

Pesto Bean & Spinach Side Ingredients

  • 1 can excellent northern beans
  • 1 Tablespoon pesto
  • 2 big handfuls raw spinach
  • Red pepper flakes
  • Sprinkle of Nutritional Yeast (optional)
  • 1 Tbsp. water


  1. In a little pot heat beans and pesto until cooked (around 3-5 min).
  2. In a sauté pan combine raw spinach, 1/3 cup pesto bean mixture, water, and spices.
  3. Cook on medium-low heat for 1 minute or just till the leaves begin to wilt.
  4. Remove from heat. Serve.

pesto bean and spinach side by born fitness