Are refried beans a meat or a vegetable?

Answer Refried beans are not a single item but rather are a combination of ingredients with a pinto bean base. Beans are legumes, which is a class of vegetable that also includes peas and lentils. Howev... Read More »

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Can you can refried beans?

The cooked beans that are used in most refried beans recipes are considered a non-acid food that should be canned using a pressure canner instead of a boiling water bath canner. One pound of cooked... Read More »

Can you refry refried beans?

Are refried beans vegetarian?

Beans are often thought of as a vegetable, but they are a legume. The most common type of vegetarian eats no meat but does eat eggs and dairy products. As long as the refried-bean recipe doesn't co... Read More »

Are refried beans fried?

Refried beans are fried. Put pinto beans in a pot of water and bring to a boil. Simmer for about 2 1/2 hours or until the beans are soft and start to split open. Drain the beans, reserving 1/4 cup ... Read More »