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Thursday, August 18, 2016

Best Pot of African Beans Ever

If you think, cooking dry beans is an all-day process here is a fast way to make them. Cooking dry beans is no more trouble than filling a pot of water, adding a pinch of baking soda and letting your pot of best ever African beans simmer blissfully on the back of the stove for 90 minutes.



Best Pot of African Beans Ever


Cooking dry beans is no more trouble than filling a pot of water, adding a pinch of baking soda and letting your pot of best ever African beans simmer blissfully on the back of the stove for 90 minutes.
Best Pot of African Beans Ever
Ingredients:
½ cup dry black-eyed peas
2 large tomatoes, diced
3 garlic cloves, finely chopped
1 hot pepper, diced
¼ cup coconut cream
½ cinnamon stick
2 tablespoons tomato paste
1 teaspoon salt, more as needed
1 teaspoon baking soda
6 cups vegetable broth

Directions:

Add all ingredients into a lidded large stew pot, mix well. Simmer covered on medium low for 90 minutes. Taste and adjust seasonings, if desired. Remove cinnamon stick. Serve over rice. 


Happy cooking is easy tasty cooking, and in the case of dry beans, taking the easy route makes the best pot of African beans ever made.
Happy cooking is easy tasty cooking, and in the case of dry beans, taking the easy route makes the best pot of African beans ever made.


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