Quick & Easy 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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Mary's Lima Bean Soup

My Tanta Sadie was famous for her soups, which she simmered all day in her big kitchen. A couple of hours does it for me. At that point the potatoes have fallen apart, thickening the soup without

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Asian Beef Salad with Thai Chile Dressing

If you're a little crazy about grilling (and I know you are!), you'll love this spicy Asian salad. It has a great grilled beef flavor and yet is very light and refreshing. Just the right thing on

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Pecan Blue Cheese Green Beans

Nice change to typical geen beans. The blue cheese and pecans really make the recipe special.

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Mandy's Mushroom Lasagna

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

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Corn Cakes with Black Bean Salsa

Serve each of these cornmeal pancakes with a dollop ofthe black bean salsa for a fun, breakfast style dinner.

This dip is so easy to make. And once you do, you will never forget it or want to ...

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Basic Hummus

Recipe by Muncher

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

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A healthy drink for any time of the day....

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Green beans are loaded with vitamins and minerals, including K, C, potassium and i...

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Apples add alittle natural sweetness to this dish.  The final consistency should ...

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Refreshing citrus treat that's super easy to make and great on a warm day....

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This traditional baby food combination is a great way to begin introducing green b...

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Although to adults this combination might seem unconventional, babies are just lea...

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Pine nuts have a subtle though unmistakeable flavor.  Some of the nuts used in th...

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Both the chickpeas and the roasted peppers can come from cans, so there is little ...

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