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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Broccoli Hummus

If you are looking for ways to boost your intake of green vegetables and calcium, this hummus will help you accomplish just that. The fact that it's extremely flavorful and delicious won't hurt, ei

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Cajun Green Beans

Chilli sauce and smoky paprika add a depth of flavor to this simple green bean dish. A nice serving choice during the holidays, when your menu plans include baked ham.

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Green Beans with Herbs

The herbs in this green bean side dish make it an ideal serving partner for fish entrees.

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Green Bean Almondine (With a Twist)

Traditional green bean almondines simply call for green beans sauteed in butter and tossed with blanched almonds. Boring! We added mushrooms, onions, garlic and, as an option, imitation bacon bit

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Lemon Cheesecake

One of my favorite desserts, this New York-style cheese cake uses tofu to replace the usual, cream cheese. Try-it with a spoonful of Quick Strawberry or Blueberry Sauce.

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