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Under Pressure – Crowder Pea Shellies & Dried Beans

 Another Test on the Cook’sEssentials 4.5 Qt Microwave Pressure Cooker I remember long, hot, late Autumn afternoons, when the lawns have had their last cut, the drying grass  filling the air with such a deep herbal sweetness. I remember visits to my grandparents, sitting on Evelyn’s screened porch, shelling beans and peas… which is an art. […]

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Curb Market Crawl – Butterbeans

I grew up eating Butterbeans. Not limas… not Madagascar Beans… Butter Beans. Butterbeans are what baby limas and Fort Hook Limas become when they grow up… and yes, I know they’re all the same thing… generally. Once fully matured and the pod pales and toughens, limas turn a wonderful creamy white with a slightly tough slip skin. […]

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Curb Market Crawl – Cornfield Beans

When we were kids, my brothers and I would trade off spending the weekends at my grandparent’s house. We would wake up early on Saturdays to fresh baked biscuits, fried ham, coffee and whiffs of my granddad’s pipe tobacco permeating through the house. Once they got us rousted out of bed, breakfast would be those […]

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