Beans and Peas Recipes

High in protein and loaded with nutritional value, beans and peas make excellent side dishes. There are so many different types of beans and peas to choose from, you are centain to find the right pairing for you next meal. Try fava beans or edamame with their bright green colors. Sugar snap peas are delicious in stir fry meals, while black eyed peas can help you ring in the New Year with an old tradition.
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Traditional Baked Beans

Baked beans don't have to take six hours in a slow oven.  This recipe takes less than one and a half hours to make.  Better yet, it works fine with canned beans, so you don't have to cook the bea

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Black-Eyed Peas and Mushrooms

Black-eyed peas are very versatile, and an essential side to Southern cooks. In this recipe, they are paired with fresh mushrooms and a melange of spices, to create a delectable and hearty dish.

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Black Beans and Corn

This simple side dish is excellent served with grilled hamburgers. It can also be part of a vegetarian lunch, as a light main dish.

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Baked Beans with Ham and Maple Syrup

Dinner is ready in less than 30 minutes with this quick and easy recipe. Instead of maple syrup, try molasses, honey, or a combination of the two. To brown before serving, use a baking dish that

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African Succotash

Corn, known to the Africans as Maize or Mealies, is used in countless ways: pounded into corn flour, cornstarch, and cornmeal or cooked whole and cut from the cob. The Africans combine corn with

Peas 101

Recipe by Luvholidays

Basic peas dish that goes great with just about any main dish. Feel free to throw ...

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Corn, known to the Africans as Maize or Mealies, is used in countless ways: pound...

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Here's a basic bean recipe that you can use with virtually any dried bean. Serve ...

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Peas mixed with artichoke hearts and thin slices of serrano ham make a bright and ...

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Fava beans and artichoke hearts make a wonderful side dish to many meals. Low in ...

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Serve these beans hot, or at room temperature. Leftovers continue to taste wonder...

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In many Latin American countries, avocados and black beans are a first course food...

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Dinner is ready in less than 30 minutes with this quick and easy recipe. Instead ...

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This recipe's 12 hour cook time allows you the flexibility to go to work, come hom...

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Hearty lentils are flavored with crumbled bacon and stewed tomatoes, in this tasty...

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