Are pinto beans a complete protein?

Answer Pinto beans are not considered complete because they are missing one of the amino acids needed to form a complete protein. Bean dishes often contain a grain, which has that missing amino acid; this... Read More »

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Can u boil bargonzo beans with pinto beans well the bargonzo bean taste different thn pinto beans?

The flavors of the two beans will blend. Do you eat basketti with your bargonzos? (Smile)

Pinto beans, chick peas, green beans, and fresh cut salsa?

Look for dried pintos and chick peas (aka garbanzo beans) where other dried foods are in the supermarket. Fresh green beans are in the produce section. Some supermarkets have fresh salsa in the d... Read More »

What is the difference between great northern beans&pinto beans?

Beans making an easy addition to just about an any dish. They are nutritious and available in many different varieties. Great northern beans and pinto beans are related but have a slightly differen... Read More »

What are "red beans" in Texas Are they pinto beans with some kind of spice?

Pinto beans are pinto beans and red beans are red beans. Kidney beans are kidney beans and NOT, under any circumstances, red beans! No self-respecting Cajun (or Texan, either) would cook kidney bea... Read More »