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       Title: LOUISIANA RED BEANS AND RICE
  Categories: Beans
       Yield: 1 servings
  
       1 lb Dried red kidney beans
       3 tb Peanut oil
       2    Lge onions, chopped
       3    Cloves garlic, mashed
       2    Lge green peppers, chopped
       3    Lge stalks celery, sliced
       2    Bay leaves; salt
     1/2 ts Thyme; 1/4 tsp cumin
       1 ts Paprika; 1 tbl vinegar
     1/2 c  Peeled and chopped
            -tomatoes
            -hot pepper sauce to taste
  
   1.  Cook beans according to basic directions. 2. Heat peanut oil in a
   large saucepan and saute onions, garlic, green peppers, and celery.
   Add the bay leaves, thyme, cumin, paprika, tomatoes, vinegar, and
   some bean broth. Simmer vegetables until they are tender. 3. Shortly
   before serving, add the beans with the remaining broth, hot pepper
   sauce, and salt. Bring to a boil, lower heat, and simmer about 5
   minutes. Serve over steaming rice. Serves 6 to 8.  Delicious with a
   green salad.
   
   This recipe will work for anyone interested in Vegetarian ideas, but
   definitely NOT for those who do NOT want beans in their diet.
   
   ~ Bean Banquets - p102 Call Number:  641.6G Exton Public Library
   
   From: Carol Gill                      Date: 09-06-93
  
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