Skippin' Jenny (aka Hoppin' John, Black-eyed peas) - MJ's Kitchen
When served on New Year's Day, black-eyed peas brings good luck and prosperity throughout the year. This recipe can be made from fresh, frozen, or dried black-eyed peas."*" See Kitchen Notes for more information or links to special ingredients.
Arugula, Fresh Peas and Orange Salad from MJ's Kitchen
A beautiful spring salad with spring greens, late winter citrus and beautiful fresh sugar snap peas served with a delightful Lemon Tarragon Vinaigrette."*" See Kitchen Notes for more information or links to special ingredients.
Carmela Soprano's Pasta Piselli (Pasta with Peas and Eggs)
It’s January. The bills have just been flying in, as if they were Harry’s invitations to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry that were delivered by a zillion owls. I mean, they are just everywhere and there’s no avoiding them. Still, one has to eat. And it would be nice if the food tasted good, too. Cheap wouldn’t hurt, either. Back in 2010 I posted about Ma’s Ross il-forn and Carmela’s Pasta Piselli. It was one of the recipes in Entertaining with The Sopranos that I didn’t quite…
Dilly Beans (Pickled Green Beans)
Dilly Beans (pickled green beans) have been a beloved classic for generations. And for good reason: They're absolutely delicious!
Bean Salad with Honeyed Quinoa – A Fresh from the Garden Recipe
It's my favorite time of year. There is so much coming in the from the garden making dinner at night is a joy. This year he is bringing me three colors of beans - green, yellow and purple. Sadly the purple beans lose their color
Favorite Greek Bean Soup (Fasolia Yachni)
Let me first just say, this isn't a "Soup." Fasolia Yachni (Greek Bean Soup) It is a hearty "Ospria" dish (Ospria being Greek for Legume). In English, it is sometimes called "Red Beans" - not because the Beans are Red, but because the White Beans are cooked in a Mild, Red Tomato Sauce. But, to my American mind - growing up with all sorts of Soups that had almost no Broth, like Chili and Appalachian Soup Beans, it seems proper to call it soup. Whatever you want to call it, it's a favorite…
Navy Beans, Green Chile and Corn from MJ's Kitchen
Serve are a side or main dish. The vegetarian version omits the bacon and replaces it with toasted pinon. "*" See Kitchen Notes for more information or links to special ingredients.