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Green Beans with Crispy Chickpeas


1 (15 ounce) can chickpeas, rinsed

1 tsp whole coriander 

1 tsp cumin seeds 

2 tbsp olive oil, divided 

Salt and pepper, to taste 

1 lb. green beans, trimmed 

Grilled lemons, for serving 


1. Heat grill to medium. Combine chickpeas, cumin and 1 tbsp oil in a medium cast-iron skillet. Place skillet on grill and cook chickpeas, tossing occasionally, until golden brown and coriander begins to pop (5-6 min). Season with salt and pepper. Transfer to a bowl; reserve skillet. 

2. Add green beans and remaining tbsp olive oil to reserved skillet. Season with salt and pepper. Cook, turning once, until charred and barely tender, (3-4 min). Toss green beans with chickpeas and serve with grilled lemons. 

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