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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An Easy Pot of Beans

Here's a basic bean recipe that you can use with virtually any dried bean. Serve over grain to provide complementary protein for your main course, or as a side dish. Add the optional crushed red

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French Green Beans Almondine

This traditional green bean side dish deserves a place on the holiday table. Tasty, fast, simple and always a crowd pleaser.

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Bean Sprouts and Peppers

This quick and easy side dish is made from red and green peppers and fresh mung bean sprouts. Lightly sauted, the dish is very low in fat and cholesterol, making it a healthful mealtime choice.

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Blacked-Eyed Peas and Pickled Pigs' Tails

The black-eyed pea is actually a bean. This preparation is almost as traditional as red beans and rice in the south. Black-eyed peas, red beans, white beans and navy beans can all be cooked in si

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Barley, Bacon, Lentils and Tomatoes

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

Peas 101

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