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Basic Cooked Beans, Peas, and Lentils

As a rule of thumb, dried beans triple in volume when cooked; 8 ounces (1 cup) dried beans will yield 3 cups cooked. This is a basic meth...

by Sally Schneider


Homemade Black Beans

Cooking your own dried beans is absolutely the cheapest way to serve them. A 1-pound bag of beans generally costs less than $1. That one ...

by Beverly Mills and Alicia Ross


Basic Beans

You can either soak the beans overnight or use the quick-cook method. There are instructions below for both ways. If you want to freeze s...

by Cesare Casella


Slow-Baked Beans

Over the past decade, I’ve experimented with various ways to cook beans and grains. Assuming that you can find standard approaches in any...

by Lorna Sass


Pot Beans

Pick over the beans carefully to get rid of any little stones or bits of chaff. Cover them in a bowl with cold water and skim off any ...

by Diana Kennedy


Frijoles de Olla

There are regional differences in what is added to beans cooked this way, but each recipe will guide you-or should.

by Diana Kennedy


Black and White Bean Salad

A simple-to-prepare, delectable salad that will convert almost anyone into a bean lover. Combining the dressing with warm beans lets them...

by Bonnie Tandy Leblang


Three Bean Salad

This traditional recipe is sometimes made with yellow (wax) beans in place of the limas.

by Bonnie Tandy Leblang


Ranch-Style Eggs with Refried Beans

Serve this filling dish for breakfast, and you won't have to be concerned about what to make for lunch.

by Victoria Blashford-Snell and Brigitte Hafner


White Bean Soup

This thick soup from northern Italy is guaranteed to keep out the winter chills.

by Victoria Blashford-Snell and Brigitte Hafner


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