[Sca-cooks] A Bean is a bean
ranvaig at columbus.rr.com
Fri Jan 27 15:11:32 PST 2012
>Are lima beans New World or Old?
New world, apparently it originated in Guatemala.
>A period European recipe most likely is referring to a fava bean,
>unless there is some context to lead you to believe otherwise.
We've discussed this here fairly recently, but Black eyed peas were
called beans too.
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