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Fine Green Beans Waitrose 280g

2 out of 5 (55)

14 out of 55 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3)*

Suitable for vegetarians Suitable for the microwave


Price per kg: £7.14


Product Description

Fine green beans
Delicate, sweet, Love life - 1 of your 5 a day = half a pack
LEAF - Linking Environment and Farming
From carefully selected farmers who share our values and commitment to:
Sustainable farming methods
Protecting and enhancing the countryside for wildlife and biodiversity
Only using pesticides and fertilisers when absolutely necessary
Linking the environment and farming
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Love life By choosing these products you are improving the nutritional balance of your daily diet. A varied balanced diet together with frequent activity supports a healthy lifestyle.
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Product Information





Refrigerate after purchase.


Cooking Instructions - General. Remove all packaging, top and tail and wash thoroughly.
Microwave ovens vary: refer to handbook.; Hob - From Ambient. Place in a pan of boiling water, cover and bring back to the boil. Reduce heat and simmer for 4-5 minutes or until tender.; Microwave - From Ambient. B 650W 6 mins.
D 750W 5 mins.
E 850W 4 mins.
Place in a microwaveable dish with 2-3 tbsp water, cover and cook on full power. After cooking allow to stand for 1-2 minutes. Check that the food is piping hot throughout. If not, heat for a further brief period.; Steam - From Ambient. Place in a steamer or steam over boiling water for 5-6 minutes or until tender.

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending upon seasonality


Waitrose Limited,
RG12 8YA,

Package Type

Heat Sealed

Recycling Information

Film - Not Recyclable

Other Information

Refrigerate after purchase.

Additional Information:
Per 100g Calories 32, Fat 0.5g, Saturates 0.1g, Salt 0.00g, Sugars 2.3g GDA

Film - Plastic - not currently recycled



Green beans.

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesas sold per 100g
Energy 132kJ
Protein 1.9g
Carbohydrate 3.2g
of which sugars 2.3g
Fat 0.5g
of which saturates 0.1g
Fibre 3.4g
Sodium trace


Customer Reviews

2 out of 5

55 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2

14 out of 55 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 2 star out of 5

poor quality at the moment

New supplier I presume. Poor quality at the moment.after eating them for months suddenly they are like school lunch beans - even aldente they appear greyish and mouldy tasting. My reverted to the 'trimmed' beans which is laughable as paying for someone to cut an end off, which you then have to retrim as its dried up, but at least the beans are fresh. Come on ocado, get the basics right

Rating: 1 star out of 5

Unreliable Quality

I ignored the reviews and bought these beans last week, they were beans from Kenya and they were tender and delicious. Foolishly I did the same this week, this time the beans were from Egypt and they were truly disgusting, mushy and stringy and most of them were left on the plate uneaten. I won't be buying them again from Ocado when I cannot rely on the quality. Please can we have either better back of pack information or more consistency in the quality.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

Good beans

Fresh and crunchy - would buy again

Rating: 1 star out of 5

Dry and tasteless

Not worth buying

Rating: 1 star out of 5


The beans from Kenya are amazing - these others are really just disgusting!


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Life guarantee
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