Beautiful Bean Salad Feat. Lion's Mane Pesto

by Farley D April 17, 2021 1 min read

Lions Main Pesto Salad

We love this classy salad for special occasions, it's great for birthdays, BBQ's or pot-lucks as we move into the delicious warmer months of Spring! The below quantities will serve around 4 as a side salad. This salad and pesto recipe are both plant-based, refined sugar-free and gluten-free, super healthy, and very delicious.


Thanks to our best mate and major babe, Heidi for this gorgeous recipe.


  • 1 cup green and white beans, blanched in salted boiling water until tender, trimmed and
  • cut into sticks on the diagonal
  • 1 cucumber, sliced into ribbons using a mandoline
  • 1 bunch watercress, plucked from the stalks and stalks discarded
  • 1/2 cup nasturtium leaves (pick the young ones) or young wild rocket
  • edible flowers to garnish (we used rocket flowers)


1. Artfully arrange your prepared vegetables into a gorgeous bowl or plate


  • 1⁄2 tbsp SuperFeast Lion’s Mane
  • 2 cups fresh basil
  • 1⁄4 cup olive oil
  • 1⁄4 tsp salt
  • 2 tbsp nutritional yeast
  • 1⁄4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1 tsp lemon zest


1. Place all ingredients in a high-speed blender or food processor and process into a paste.


*Pesto can be stored in the fridge for 3 - 5 days


Check out Heidi Flora



Farley D
Farley D

Also in SuperBlog USA

Chickpea Curry Feat. Mason's Mushrooms
Chickpea Curry Feat. Mason's Mushrooms

by Farley D January 21, 2022

A delicious chickpea curry with SuperFeast Mason's Mushrooms trojan-horsed in for extra winter immunity
Read More
SuperFeast | Astragalus | Changbai Chai
Changbai Chai

by Farley D January 20, 2022

Tonic know you want some!
Read More
Skye Cielita Flor: Blood Moon Art
An Interview with Skye Cielita Flor: Blood Moon Artist

by Olivia Winslow January 19, 2022

I had already been practicing cycle tracking and ritual for some years, but this practice immediately brought me into deeper presence and connection with my body, helped to slow me down and brought in another layer reverence to something I had been taught to fear, ignore or hate.

Read More