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Jun 8, 2008 03:02 PM

Family Restaurant [moved from Boston board]

Family Restaurant in Brookline has a great bean appetizer they give you.
Anyone know how it's made or what ingredients are in it . thanks

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  1. Is it pureed or are the beans intact in this app? White or red beans? Was it called something like fassulya?

    5 Replies
    1. re: Taralli

      It's a salad where the white beans are whole, usually they serve it routinely with all meals. I know it has a lemon dressing with parsley...but is there anything else???

      1. re: bostonron

        Fasulye piazi is the name, one of my favorite salads in town. Just guessing, but: white beans, olive oil, lemon juice, parsley, red onion, some cucumber, maybe some ripe bell pepper or tomato.

        1. re: MC Slim JB

          Thanks, that's the one...I will try making it.

          1. re: bostonron

            Google Fasulye Piyazi and you'll find loads of recipes.

            It's also my favorite salad around. Perfect for this weather, too. Thanks for the reminder!

            1. re: bostonron

              We use cannellini beans and fresh dill vs. parsley.