Baked potatoes and Green beans with Fior di Vita Pepato cheese

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Veggy Malta tried out a simple yet delicious dish that is totally filling and absolutely tasty. This vegetarian recipe gets it’s extra kick from the Fior di Vita Pepato cheese. You can also use this dish along with some vegan alternative meat.

Cooking instructions for the Baked potatoes and Green beans with Pepato cheese

  1. Preheat the oven to 250. Cut the potatoes in quarters and drizzle with some olive oil. Put foil and place the potatoes on them. Add some salt and pepper on them. 
  2. Leave them for 25-30 minutes or until they are crisp and tender inside.
  3. Whilst the potatoes are baking add some oil to a pan and heat gently. Finely dice an onion and add it to the oil leaving it sweat for a minute or two. lower the heat and add the green beans. Season to taste. Remember that the cheese is both slightly salty and has pepper. Let them cook for around 5 minutes. Add some garlic and continue cooking for another 3 minutes until the beans are tender.
  4. Add the roasted potatoes to the mix and toss them all around.
  5. Plate the mix.
  6. Take out two slices of Fior di Vita Pepato cheese and cut then in triangles and place on the vegetable mix. The cheese will slightly melt on the potatoes.
  7. Add some cilantro leaves to the dish and a couple of lime wedges (to be squeezed just before eating).
  8. Enjoy

Ingredients for the Baked potatoes and Green beans with Pepato cheese

  • Olive oil
  • Potatoes cut into wedges
  • salt & pepper
  • Half an onion
  • Garlic clove
  • Green beans
  • 2 slices of Fior di Vita Pepato Cheese
  • Fresh lime
  • Cilantro leaves

Quality Foods (Marketing) Ltd. has declared that non-animal rennet is used in the production of Fior di Vita Pepato Cheese and is therefore suitable for vegetarians.

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Author: Darryl Grima

Darryl Grima is Veggy Malta's Editor. He became vegetarian over 30 years ago and over the years became always more plant based. He recalls a time when Malta was not so vegetarian and vegan friendly. Apart from campaigning and raising awareness on plant based issues he is also active in environmental and animal welfare organisations. He holds a Diploma in Political Studies and a Masters in Business Administration.

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  1. This looks really good.. thanks for sharing.

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