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What exactly are legumes and what are some really good recipes for them?

I know that some beans are considered legumes-- like kidney beans right?
What else?
Also- you hear all the time to eat more legumes . So what are some good and healthy recipes?

Thanks

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newmamanew2town

Asked by newmamanew2town at 1:14 PM on Nov. 30, 2008 in Food & Drink

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  • Legumes


    Legumes, more commonly known as beans, are good sources of protein and fiber. ... To cook dry legumes, add 1 cup of dry beans to 5 cups of hot water and ...
    www.youngwomenshealth.org/legumes.html -
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 2:07 PM on Nov. 30, 2008

  • Vegetarian Beans and Legumes Recipes - Vegetarian - All Recipes


    Looking for vegetarian bean and legume recipes? Allrecipes has more than 430 trusted bean and legume recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking ...
    allrecipes.com/Recipes/Everyday-Cooking/Vegetarian/Beans-and-Legumes/Main.aspx
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 2:07 PM on Nov. 30, 2008

  • Rice, Grains, Legumes Recipes Index


    Home > Recipes > Rice, Grains, Legumes. More > Grain Salads. Four-Grain Casserole (D/P) · Arroz con Pollo I (M, TNT) · Arroz con Pollo II (M, TNT) ...
    www.jewishfood-list.com/recipes/rgl/&rgl_index.html - 24k
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 2:08 PM on Nov. 30, 2008

  • Beans, Peas, Lentils & Legumes Recipes


    Beans, Peas, Lentils & Legumes Recipes. I love to cook with beans and other legumes including peas and lentils. They make great soups, stews and side dishes ...
    www.hillbillyhousewife.com/beanrecipes.htm -
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 2:08 PM on Nov. 30, 2008

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