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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Asian Green Beans

Serve these beans hot, or at room temperature. Leftovers continue to taste wonderful for several days.

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Eggplant, Lentil and Rice Pilaf

The eggplant is peeled to ensure extreme creaminess in this dish. Serve with a side of your favorite steamed greens. For a version made with brown rice, pre-cook the rice for 20 to 30 minutes bef

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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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Spanish Lima Beans

A colorful combination side dish that boasts lima beans, corn and tomatoes.  Fresh and so simple to make!

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Green Beans Flavored with Bacon

These green beans are prepared with crispy fried bacon, providing a coloiful contrast alongside chicken dishes. They are also delicious with corn bread, for a real southern taste experience.

Peas 101

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