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Old 08-12-2021, 04:09 AM
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Not my first choice in a vegetable, but last night lima beans were delicious! I warmed 4 ounces of cream cheese and about 2 tablespoons of picante sauce in a square glass casserole dish. then stirred to mix. Added half an onion that was chopped and grilled and a drained can of lima beans. Baked at 350 for 25 minutes.
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Old 08-12-2021, 09:21 AM
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I was sold as soon as you said Lima beans! I love Lima beans!
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Old 08-12-2021, 02:00 PM
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Lima beans are one of the few vegetables one of my grandsons will eat without being told to. LOL I buy canned. Rinse. Add some cut up raw bacon and simmer in chicken broth until bacon is cooked. Salt and pepper to taste.
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Old 08-12-2021, 05:57 PM
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This recipe for lima beans sounds really yummy!!! I didn’t like limas when I was much younger- but that changed when I had them at my Aunt’s house about 30 years or so ago. I don’t remember what she did but I do remember lots of butter, salt and pepper. Thank you for something new to make them.

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Old 08-12-2021, 07:07 PM
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I like Lima beans but have gotten bored with my recipes. This one sounds so good and I am going to try it. All the ingredients are ones I like. After I find out if I like it, I may try to make it with some homemade Kefir.
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I make Lima bean hummus in a food processor with olive oil and lemon, salt and pepper. It is yummy
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Old 08-13-2021, 03:00 AM
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Love those Limas! One of the foods that I missed the most during COVID shortages was frozen lima beans. My favorite recipe is a bowl of beans with small cubes of ham. I cook the beans and drop in the ham shortly, like a minute, before the bean are cooked, drain and search for my spoon. No need for salt but a dash of pepper is all that is needed to make me happy. Comfort food for me!
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Old 08-13-2021, 04:57 PM
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Our younger daughters has always loved lima beans. I always bought the baby limas, frozen. Cook them and put a little butter on. I don't mind them, DH hates them. I don't think I've made them since she grew up and moved out, lol.
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Old 08-17-2021, 03:03 AM
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Update! Cooked frozen cut asparagus the same way last night! Yum!
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