Recipes: Beans/Legumes

Peas, please

It’s that time of year: pea season — planting the peas, that is. There’s something special to me about having peas in the garden. They’re one of the first things to pop through the soil, after having been planted when

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Spring peas – a window of time that’s short but sweet

  Spring peas are one of my favorite things that come out of my vegetable garden. They are always the first thing I plant, usually in late February or early March, so for me peas represent renewal and the start

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Fireplace Baked Beans

The recipe for Boston baked beans is an endearing classic and has been a staple of the New England diet for more than two centuries.  Interestingly, you don’t see baked beans in restaurants around Boston except for a handful of

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