Tell me about your favorite beans. Did you grow up eating Navy Beans, Red Beans, Pinto Beans and more? Meat-yes no or maybe? Pintos or Navy Beans with ham hocks were a weekly dish for our family. Stories? Exotic or pedestrian, doesn't matter to me:)
Olive oil has a surprising number of uses beyond just the culinary. Boston University student and CHOW.com intern Austin Pohlen reveals how carrying a small container of olive oil can save you in some awkward situations. This special College Edition CHOW tip is part of a series aimed at helping students on a budget with food and entertaining while living away from home.
This Creole classic was actually designed for the dried kidney bean—an inexpensive staple that could simmer away while Monday’s wash gets done, with a hunk of pork or sausage from Sunday night’s supper.