Making delicious and nutritious recipes using cannellini beans is easier than you think! Here’s 20+ delicious recipes to make with the wondrous cannellini bean. Enjoy for an everyday lunch or dinner, and for special occasions.
Cannellini beans are both nutritious and delicious.
Whether you’re having a casual lunch or dinner with family and friends, or preparing a special dish for a special occasion, there is something here for everyone.
Get creative, and use these recipes as inspiration to come up with your own cannellini bean recipes.
The BEST Ways to Use Cannellini Beans
These Italian White Beans are cooked low and slow with a bit of sage and garlic, resulting in plump, yet firm beans that are delicious dressed with a bit of olive oil or served on top of crostini.
This Easy White Chicken Chili can be made in under 30-minutes. Spicy and smoky it’s made with chicken, white beans, jalapenos, mild green chilis and plenty of monterey jack cheese. It’s a delicious, creamy white chicken chili that perfect for cozy nights at home.
These creamy one-pot sundried tomato white beans are a high-protein version of gnocchi and come together in just 20 minutes. Buttery soft white beans are swimming in a super garlicky, parmesan-loaded creamy sauce, laced with sundried tomatoes and topped with spicy chili oil.
Many of these recipes using cannellini beans can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for a few days or even in the freezer. Simply check the individual recipes for full storing instructions and details on how to make ahead.
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Here's 20+ delicious cannellini bean recipes that you can make for an everyday lunch or dinner, and for special occasions. Try this Easy White Chicken Chili. Made with chicken, cannellini beans, jalapenos, mild green chilis and plenty of monterey jack cheese.