Vegan Keto Green Bean Fries

vegan keto green fried beans

We have vegan keto fries coming out of our ears! If you love vegan keto fries, like baked avo fries and zucchini fries, you will adore these crunchy vegan keto green bean fries.

They are fast and easy to prepare, take a few minutes to bake, and are totally vegan keto. Green bean fries made the traditional way, call for eggs, flour, and breadcrumbs. So how do we “vegan keto” these crunchy legumes? Let’s find out!

Jack and His Green Bean Fries

Once upon a time…. there was a boy who was down on his luck. So down and out was he that he could not even afford a plate of steaming hot french fries from the corner deli. As his tummy rumbled and his mind raced, he spotted a garden overflowing with…you got it! Green Beans! So Jack (that was the boy’s name) snuck in through the gate and plucked three handfuls of the delicious, fresh, green beans.

He ran as fast as his legs would go, all the way home. And handed the bounty over to his overworked and under-appreciated mother. Her face lit up. “Well done, me boy,” she said. I can rustle us up a plate of Green Bean Fries in no time. But alas! She had no bread or flour or eggs. Oh, woe!

But what she did have was just perfect. She whipped out the last bit of almond milk, ground up some flaxseed into flour, and merrily mixed the nutty milk and ground flax together and let it stand.

Then she took out her nutritional yeast flakes, paprika, garlic powder, salt and pepper, and almond flour (they just happened to have an almond tree in their yard, hence the almond milk and flour….) mixed it all up and the rest, as they say, was history. Little did she know that, fast forward to the 21st century, her simple country-style green bean fries would become the Vegan Keto Green Bean Fries of the future! And they all lived happily ever after…

Will They Break The Vegan Keto Bank?

Only if you don’t have an almond tree growing in your backyard!

How Easy Is It To Make Vegan Keto Green Bean Fries?

So simple that Jack’s mother could do it blindfolded, using her left hand only.

Vegan Keto Green Bean Fries Secret Ingredient

ready to eat vegan keto green fried beans

For this recipe, it is the ground flax that wins the day. Flaxseed flour, or meal, is an excellent binder. So for our green bean fries, the addition of the flaxseed flour to the almond milk does what the egg would do in the traditional recipe.

We use Ground Flax every day by adding it to breakfast bowls, smoothies, and even our soups. This brand, Healthworks, like many others, is organic, cold-milled (to preserve the goodness), and loaded with omega 3, lignin, and fiber.

Recipe Tools

  • parchment paper
  • baking tray
  • oven (alternatively you could air-fry them)

Mood

When you just want to eat your greens and tell dessert to take a hike! In other words, surly and defiant like a jolly green giant!

Thanks for sticking around!

If you want to sample more of our vegan keto fare, check out our blog posts, here. Or go straight to the recipe section, here, for some delectable treats, both savory and sweet, and all vegan keto!

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Keto Green Bean Fries


  • Author: Kind&Keto
  • Prep Time: 10 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
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Ingredients

  • 3 cups green beans
  • 2 tbsp Ground Flaxseeds
  • 4 tbsp almond milk
  • 1 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1 tsp garlic powder 
  • 1 tsp paprika 
  • 1 cup almond flour
  • Salt & pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 400 / 200 degrees.
  2. Line baking tray with parchment paper.
  3. In a bowl combine flax seeds and almond milk. Leave for 5 minutes.
  4. Combine almond flour, nutritional yeast, and spices in a second bowl. Mix well.
  5. Immerse great beans one by one in the flax seeds and transfer to the flour mix. After fully covered, place on a tray.
  6. Bake 10 minutes.

  • Category: Snacks

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