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Dried Lima Beans

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Even James Bond was not able to access this highly classified recipe of Dried Lima Beans. Now I am outing it for all on the web. Beans is the key ingredient in Dried Lima Beans. Dried Lima Beans makes a yummy Main Dish. Am I hearing a thank you from you for sharing this Dried Lima Beans recipe?
Ingredients
  Dried lima beans 1 Pound
  Hambone 1
  Onion 1
  Salt 1 Tablespoon
  Bacon dripping 2 Tablespoon
  Flour 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
Directions

MAKING
1. In a large kettle, add the beans, hambone, onion and salt, add cold water to cover; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover kettle. Simmer until beans are tender, adding boiling water as needed.
2. Heat bacon drippings in skillet. Blend in flour; cook, stirring con- stantly, until flour is browned.
3. Remove hambone from kettle. Stir browned flour into beans; bring to a boil, stirring until bean liquid is thickened.

SERVING
4. Serve hot

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Main Dish
Method: 
Boiled
Ingredient: 
Bean
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
30 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes

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2 Comments

ozarkladie's picture
This sounds good...is it more like a soup? What bread do you serve with it? (cornbread, biscuits, or baked bread?)
bonappetit's picture
Hi Ozarkladie, this has a slightly thicker consistency and goes very well with corn bread or any crusty bread.