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Old 05-21-2021, 09:08 AM
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I don't do an over night soak. Recently I started using my Instapot.
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Old 05-21-2021, 09:31 AM
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I soak every kind over night.
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Old 05-21-2021, 10:10 AM
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I do the quick soak. Bring beans and water to a boil, turn the burner off for an hour, then cook as usual. Sometimes i drain off that water and start with fresh.
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Old 05-25-2021, 07:59 AM
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I always soak my navy beans overnight and then put them in my crockpot with seasonings and savor the smell all day long.
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Old 06-14-2021, 02:17 PM
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I soak any and all beans overnight with baking soda. Next day I drain and rinse beans real good. I cook several hours add ham chunks add salt and pepper. Serve with hot cornbread.
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Old 06-16-2021, 04:41 AM
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I always soak my beans overnight to get rid of the phytic acid. After 12 hours I rinse them well and cook them in fresh water with nothing else. Doing that makes the beans more digestible and healthier for you and much less gas. I don’t add salt till the beans are tender otherwise the beans will be tough. I cook on stove top in Le Creuset. Beans are incredibly healthy and loaded with fiber. Dr Fuhrman says they “sweep” your colon!
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Old 08-30-2021, 03:49 PM
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Beans might not cook all the way if the water is hard. I have to purchase water to cook beans.
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Old 08-31-2021, 12:02 PM
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I sort and rinse my beans, add a ham hock and pressure for 2 hours, then I add salt and Hatch green chili and freeze in portions.
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Old 09-01-2021, 03:37 AM
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I don't plan far enough ahead to soak overnight! I put dried pintos in the crock pot and add water, a can of Ro-tel tomatoes, onion, and spices like cumin and garlic. I feel that the water absorbed by the beans has more flavor.
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Old 07-01-2022, 09:17 AM
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I do not soak mine, however, I do add a pinch of soda when boiling the 15 minutes, it removes "the gas."
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