Meatless Monday Featured Vegetable: String Beans

2017-11-08T16:17:01-04:00

Native to South or Central America, string beans did not appear in Europe until the Age of Exploration.  String beans are very similar to dried beans but are harvested earlier in the growing cycle, meaning that the seeds (beans) are immature and the pod is still tender.  String beans are sometimes called “snap” or “green” [...]