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Curried Lentil Stew with rice

Curried Lentil Stew with rice

This curried lentil stew is an awesome winter dish. It will warm you and sooth you with its soft texture and rich flavor. Vegetarians can leave…

Nancy Miyasaki
Jan 2009
Intermediate
9 votes
13461 views
Boston Baked beans

Boston Baked beans

A dish that can be used for summer or winter gatherings. You adjust to your own taste buds

Rowdyricky
Dec 2008
Advanced
2 votes
12521 views
Texas Chuck Wagon Pinto Beans

Texas Chuck Wagon Pinto Beans

This dish is all about FLAVOR. San Antonio and Ft. Worth are my two favorite places to be when in Texas. This recipe was inspired by some dining…

Amos Miller
Apr 2011
Professional
6 votes
15031 views
Chocolate Turtle Bundt Cake

Chocolate Turtle Bundt Cake

"A chocolate lovers dream" .... This cake is dense, yet very moist and a definite crowd pleaser.

Terri Jordan
Feb 2008
Intermediate
12 votes
32256 views
Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

Uncle Sidney's Red Beans

There are two ways to go here: smoked meats (sausage, rib tips, neck bones, ham, country bacon), OR pickled meat. Either way, you'll obtain a rich…

Amos Miller
Jan 2011
Professional
2 votes
8108 views
Cajun Crowder Beans

Cajun Crowder Beans

Also known as Crowder peas, these delicious little fellas can often be found in frozen form at the store. These are fresh picked right here in…

Amos Miller
Sep 2014
Professional
2 votes
6292 views
Texas Caviar (Bean & Corn Salsa or Salad)

Texas Caviar (Bean & Corn Salsa or Salad)

If I need black-eyed peas for good luck on New Year's day, I prefer to get them in Texas Caviar....a.k.a.…

Salad Foodie
Jan 2012
Professional
1 vote
14363 views
Aunt Helen's EZ Baked Bean

Aunt Helen's EZ Baked Bean

Aunt Helen gave this recipe to my mother who modified it slightly. My mother gave it to my sister who modified it slightly. My sister gave it to…

Glenn
Mar 2017
Beginner
2 votes
304 views
Creole Style Butter Beans

Creole Style Butter Beans

Butter beans (another name for Lima beans) are super healthy and flavorful. I've been looking for a simple and flavorful way to cook these, and…

John Spottiswood
Apr 2011
Advanced
11 votes
3426 views
Crock Pot Lentil Soup

Crock Pot Lentil Soup

In the mood for delicious, healthy soup, with high fiber as an added bonus? Try this recipe. Prep time is minimal, and resulting taste is maximum…

Frosted Flaker
Feb 2012
Intermediate
3 votes
3744 views
Sauteed Green Beans with Bacon & Onions

Sauteed Green Beans with Bacon & Onions

Scrumptious side dish with any main course entrée. Enjoy!

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Aug 2016
Advanced
1 vote
612 views
Mom's Sausage & Bean Soup

Mom's Sausage & Bean Soup

Also called "Mom's Escarole & Bean Soup" - for our vegetarian guests. I prefer to use all fresh ingredients and bring dried beans to life, but you…

Amos Miller
Jun 2012
Professional
4 votes
3932 views
Spiked Baked Beans

Spiked Baked Beans

These are the kind of beans served at barbecues or while camping yet, happy baked in the oven, then served with Sunday dinner.

Robyn Savoie
Oct 2015
Advanced
1 vote
2012 views
Reese's Peanut Butter bites

Reese's Peanut Butter bites

These are the best! In fact....I am going to whip up a batch for the kids and send them for Valentines Day!

Terri Jordan
Feb 2008
Intermediate
4 votes
8948 views
Ojo de Cabra Estofado (Eye of the Goat Bean Stew)

Ojo de Cabra Estofado (Eye of the Goat Bean Stew)

Here's my take on a traditional Mexican stew, using Ojo de Capra (Eye of the Goat) heirloom beans. This is…

Ken Hulme
Oct 2008
Professional
5 votes
11453 views