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  1. Homesteading and gardening
    9 April 2012 Cooking Dried Beans. 9 April 2012 Cooking Dried Beans Beans are a large portion of my diet. A supply of beans is purchased from as bulk food store and all pressure cooked together.They are a low cost source of nutritional food. The beans are washed, boiled vigorously for ten...
  2. Question and Answer
    Last night I made sweetpotato soup which called for 1 cinnamon stick. I forgot to put it in until about 10 mins before it was done, so it was just cooking for 10 mins and then I took it out, rinsed it off, and put it aside to dry, because I figured someone on FV would know :D I can believe it...
  3. Question and Answer
    I would like to try buying dried beans instead of the canned but was wondering which is the best ones to start with. Which beans do you prefer taste and texture wise?
  4. Homesteading and gardening
    23 October 2010 Processing Dried Beans. 23 October 2010 Processing Dried Beans. A variety of dried beans purchased in bulk is very low in cost. This variety is a possible replacement for meat. Two cups (500 ml) enlarges to about four after cooking. The process is: Wash thoroughly. Boil for 20...
  5. Question and Answer
    Has anyone used/tried freeze dried strawberries in their baking? If so, how did you do it and how did it turn out? Pro's / Con's of using them vs fresh strawberries? Less moisture, more intense flavour? Any tips / suggestions?
  6. Homesteading and gardening
    29 October 2011 Pressure cooking Dried Beans 29 October 2011 Pressure Cooking Dried Beans Most of the dried beans purchased from a bulk food store were pressure cooked and play a large part in my diet. Beans must be thoroughly cooked to digest without difficulty. It is almost impossible to...
  7. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    was at dollar general and they had 20 oz. cans of sliced pineapples for 1.00 each so i got 10 cans -enough to fill 2 dehydrators-still trying to bury myself into getting back to storing-took 2 driers of jerky out and sealed today too--hugs to all
  8. OAMC, Homecanning, Freezing, and Preserving
    bought 4 bags seedless oranges and sliced them 1/4 in. thick rolled in sugar(with me its slenda) and now i have all 4 dehydrators going-makes a great snack in the winter-lots of vitamin C -i use rind and all--house smell like an orange orchard now---when they are done its apples to do--hugs
  9. Homesteading and gardening
    2 August 2011 Garlic Dried 2 August 2011 Garlic The hard neck garlic has been drying (cured) in the shed for about three weeks and was trimmed and placed in an open container ready for long term storage. It is thoroughly dry and the bulbs are sealed, and should store well for about 8 months...
  10. General Chat
    I have navy beans and great northern beans. I do not have a pressure cooker. Any ideas on how to make bean dip...I hope its possible. Thanks
  11. Question and Answer
    Can I add dried rosemary to vinegar to make an air freshener and a cleaner? I don't have essental oils but do have dried herbs.
  12. Kitchen Basics
    to save money I am going to start cooking more with dried chickpeas, lentils and tvp. So what are some of your recipes using chickpeas, lentils or tvp?
  13. Kitchen Basics
    Ok, I haven't had much experience with dried beans. Most of the time I go with canned beans when I cooked. I know enough to soak them overnight and drain before using them. But after that, I'm still a bit of a novice. I think the last time I tried using dried beans, I added them too late to the...
  14. Pressure cooker
    23 October 2010 Processing Dried Beans. 23 October 2010 Processing Dried Beans. A variety of dried beans purchased in bulk is very low in cost. This variety is a possible replacement for meat. Two cups (500 ml) enlarges to about four after cooking. The process is: Wash thoroughly. Boil for 20...
  15. Home Environment
    There is a bit of my floor that has some dried paint on it - the little splatter of dots from painting with a roller (I did not do this - I always wipe up when the paint is wet). What is the best way to clean this without damaging the finish on the hardwood?
  16. General Chat
    I see that one of our grocery stores is having dried beans on sale again. It doesn't happen too often it seems. But the only kind EVER on sale is pinto. Pinto beans are ok, but not my favorites, and I admit it doesn't break the bank to pay regular price for the other kinds, but this seems like...
  17. Kitchen Basics
    I have these metal storage containers with a glass lid. They are not air tight. Can I store my dried beans in them? I use the beans pretty regularly so they would only be in the containers for 2-3 months.
  18. Kitchen Basics
    We eat a lot of black beans. It seems like a big bag of dry beans is about the same price as one can. How do you properly prepare dry beans? I feel like the most ignorant person by having to ask this, but we've just never used dry beans before. If we wanted to make the whole bag (to prevent...
  19. Question and Answer
    My beans are splitting when soaked and now I am cooking them and the skins are coming off some. They are not expired. They are black beans. I used the two-day soak method I learned from youtube. Are the skins supposed to come off and will the beans split?
  20. Freebies
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