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Blistered Beans & Fennel

Blistered Beans & Fennel

3 by / on July 31, 2013, 4:21 pm / in Farm Home Cooking, On the Side

My favorite summer bean is the Fortex Green Bean, an Italian heirloom. The bean has no string, so is extra tender and has wonderful flavor. Besides that, with its 8-12 inch length that tends to swirl a bit on the vine, it’s interesting to look at and fun to cook! You can do anything with these beans that you would […]

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Canning Beans with a Pressure Cooker

Canning Beans with a Pressure Cooker

2 by / on July 19, 2013, 2:36 pm / in Food Preservation, Preservation Projections

Preserving food takes a bit of summer and stores it in a jar. I used to be afraid of pressure canning, certain I would blow up my kitchen or poison my family. I’m guessing that fear came from food companies working to convince me that canning was an arduous drudgery and dangerous besides, so I’d best buy Del Monte beans […]

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