Have these beans gone to seed?

joannpalmyraAugust 8, 2010

A friend gave my husband a bag of green beans today. They look rather plump to me, and I don't want to waste time cleaning, trimming, cooking them if they're no good to eat.

Here's a photo - what do you think?

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Give it a try as long as the pods are brittle enough to snap. Lots of folks like beany beans, especially cooked in the traditional southern style.

    Bookmark   August 8, 2010 at 8:45PM
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Thank you, farmerdilla. :)
What is the traditional southern style of cooking green beans?
I like to toss whole beans with olive oil and chopped garlic then bake for a few minutes. ~JoAnn

    Bookmark   August 8, 2010 at 9:10PM
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