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What is your favorite kind of beans, pinto, great Northern, navy, black, etc.

And what do you usually serve with them?

 
SweetLuci

Asked by SweetLuci at 10:05 PM on Oct. 15, 2010 in Food & Drink

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  • Pinto beans. Slow cooked with ham hocks, onion, & garlic. pull off any meat from hocks, add to beans, & serve with warm, sweet cornbread. Yum!
    RubyinPA

    Answer by RubyinPA at 7:59 AM on Oct. 16, 2010

  • I prefer pinto beans served with homemade cornbread.
    Erin814

    Answer by Erin814 at 10:12 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I don't have a favorite....I like cooking with lentils because it cooks faster....
    Anna92464

    Answer by Anna92464 at 10:55 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I like black beans, I don't use them terribly often, and only mixed into stuff - taco meat, soups, etc. I love calico beans though - the variety (and I use more varieties than most recipes call for) is better than than any single kind IMO!
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 11:05 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • I like black beans -- I make rice & beans with them, add them to my chili, mix them into scrambled eggs...
    TwinMomma122304

    Answer by TwinMomma122304 at 11:14 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • Northern Beans with cornbread and a slice of onion.
    Queenofscrap

    Answer by Queenofscrap at 11:15 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • Pinto Beans! I dont do this often because it is fattening but they are delicious this way! Cook your pinto beans, once they are cooked you pour out most of the water. In another pan you fry 1 lb of bacon. Once the bacon is cooked you cut it up in to small pieces. Do not drain the fat or grease from the bacon. Add the beans with the bacon in with the left over bacon grease and fry them while smashing them with a potato smasher. Then you can enjoy them in a flour tortilla, you can also add a little bit of cheese if you like. The kids love these burritos.
    luvmydoggies

    Answer by luvmydoggies at 11:19 PM on Oct. 15, 2010

  • Kidney beans
    Melbornj

    Answer by Melbornj at 11:10 AM on Oct. 16, 2010

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