Fava Beans

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I'm Looking for Advice about Fava Beans

by kySafran 2 months ago

Ha! Look what I have. Fava beans. Been trying to get them for ages. Often even specialist suppliers look at me confused when I ask for them. For those who don't know, they're essentially broad b...

Looking for fresh fava beans, ideally on the Westside

by swervegirl 4 years ago

Hello. I found fresh fava beans at the Saturday Santa Monica Farmer's market a few weeks ago. Wondering where else folks have seen them and if anyone knows the names of the specific farms that sell...

frozen fava beans?

by david kaplan 13 years ago

I discovered yesterday that Whole Foods no longer stocks frozen fava beans. They discontinued the item nationally (my friend from Washington, making the same fava-bean dip for her own Seder, texted...

Fresh Fava Beans in Atlanta

by BColeKid 6 years ago

Anyone know where to find fava beans in Atlanta? I've been to Dekalb and Buford and they're not there. Kind of surprising as I just moved from Chicago where they were easily found. I've been to an ...

Dry fava beans - to peel or not to peel?

by bigwheel042 6 years ago

I bought a bag of dried favas from my local Middle Eastern market to make ful mudammas. I've cooked a whole bunch of dried beans and I've made some dishes with fresh favas, but I've never specifica...

Main-dish succotash?

by lagatta 13 years ago

I want to make succotash from fresh sweetcorn and fresh gourganes (broad or fava beans) in the Jean-Talon market here, as a summery main dish, not a side dish. Any ideas on making it special? Needn...

broad /fava beans confusion

by keepquiet 9 years ago

What's the difference between mature and immature broad beans? Do they look any different? i've got a bag of dried broad beans and a bag frozen broad beans. They look the same to me, but i checked ...

fava bean water turned bright red?

by jen maiser 17 years ago

Can someone with a more scientific brain than mine explain this one? I shelled my fava beans the other day and then cooked them in boiling water for 1 minute. I removed the beans from the water ...

Favorite fava bean recipes

by EllenCooks 6 years ago

I've never cooked with favas before but found some at the farmers market yesterday. I'd said I would come home with one new veg so now I've got a pound and a half of favas. Please share your fa...

Have 4 bags of Red Mill dried Fava Beans and need some ideas

by RhonelyInsanediego 7 years ago

Somebody gave me four bags of Red Mill dried Fava beans. Haven't ever cooked with these before. Hopefully the hounds have some good ideas/recipes to get these out of my cuppoard and on to my fami...

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