Saturday, October 19, 2013

What is a Legume?

I like the word legume.  I like saying it and writing and mostly.....I like eating them!

If you are wondering what a legume is, I have an answer for you.  Here is a list:


  • Baby Lima Bean
  • Black Bean
  • Black-eyed Peas
  • Boston Bean
  • Boston Navy Bean
  • Cannellini Bean
  • Chickpeas
  • Chili Bean
  • Fava Bean
  • Great Northern Bean
  • Green Beans
  • Kidney Beans
  • Lentils
  • Lima Bean
  • Mung Bean
  • Navy Bean
  • Pea Bean
  • Peanuts
  • Pinto Bean
  • Red Bean
  • Red Kidney Bean
  • Snow Peas
  • Southern Peas
  • Sugar Snap Peas
  • Soybean
  • Wax Bean
  • White Kidney Bean