Beans and Legumes Recipes

Beans and legumes are served in everthing from main courses, appetizers, soups and salads. Usually high in protein, beans and legumes add both nutrition and texture to dishes. Many vegetarian meals feature beans and legumes, as they are hearty enough to act as a replacement for meats.
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Peanut Butter Crunch Cake

Applesauce replaces some of the butter in this delicious cake, with a built in streusel topping.

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Black Bean Grillers

The all important backyard barbecue often leaves vegetarians, and vegans alike, out of the fun. Veggie burgers are a great alternative to the standard carnivorous fare, but many of them can't stan

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Mandy's Mushroom Lasagna

No red sauce here. Just purely rich, earthy mushrooms and creamy goodness.

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Gluten Free Baked Beans

Isn't it just amazing where you'll find suspect ingredients?  Canned baked beans often aren't gluten free. These delicious beans are homemade and entirely gluten free!  You won't need to use drie

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Tex-Mex Refried Beans

Traditional Tex-Mex frijoles refritos are fried in lard. I don't really have anything against lard. Contrary to popular belief, it's actually lower in cholesterol than many other fats, including

A hearty and healthful side dish that pairs wonderfully with many different main e...

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This is a great, flavorful bean salad. You can make it with common ingredients, a...

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What better way to eat leftover baked beans, than on a sandwich? This recipe also...

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A really great falafel recipe that you are able to bake and avoid the extra calori...

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Romaine lettuce is recommended for this salad because it's substantial enough to m...

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These crispy outside, soft inside little breads are absolutely scrumptious on thei...

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A warming and filling soup to take to a tailgate party on a chilly fall day.  Tra...

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

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Basic Beans

Recipe by Billyboy

Starting with dried beans is easy, though time consuming. This recipe will take y...

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Basic Hummus

Recipe by Muncher

This creamy, mild, hummus is just right for younger taste buds....

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