Yard-long Bean Recipes

A Little Yumminess

Yard-long beans , also known as Chinese long beans are just fun – they don’t taste much different from regular green beans, but these long, long, snake-y beans are a current favorite.  According to Sunset Magazine, you can try growing your own and can buy seeds locally or online from Lake Valley Seed .  We get our beans from New May Wah grocery store in the Richmond and have been experimenting using them in different ways. Since these long beans are pliable, I find them much less tedious to cut up than regular green beans.  Stacie and I also served them as part of the meal at a recent Indonesian cooking class we taught (recipe below).

I have been stuck in a cooking rut over the summer and the kiddo and hubby are a bit bored of me feeding them the same ten things over and over again.  My post…

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