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Small Red Beans

Small Red Beans are small, plump, oval-shaped red beans that resemble kidney beans, but are smaller and more rounded. They have a mild flavor and creamy texture that performs well on its own or as a component among other ingredients.

  • Approximately 1/2 inch in length

  • Deep brick red

  • Oval shape

  • Manitou Trading Company
    Price: $9.85
    $0.66 / Ounce

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    Suggested uses

  • Commonly found in chili, soups or rice dishes

  • Chill and toss with herbs and dressing for a cold bean salad

  • Cook with curry spices and tomato to make the Indian dish rajma masala

  • Basic prep

    Sort carefully and rinse thoroughly. Soak overnight. Rinse and place in a large pot, covered with fresh water. Bring water to a boil for 3 minutes, reduce heat and simmer, covered, for 60 to 90 minutes, until tender. This bean produces foam when boiling, so skim the water regularly.

    Storage & handling

    Store in a cool, dry place.

    Ingredients

    Small red beans.

    Classic recipe

    Louisiana Red Beans and Rice

    This classic Louisiana dish incorporates onion, garlic, scallions and an aromatic combination of allspice and cayenne pepper. This hands-off dish is traditionally served on Mondays, as Mondays used to be laundry days when households were too busy with the wash to prepare complicated, labor-intensive meals.