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Young Scarlet Runner Bean

This is the young bean that is similar to a Green Bean and when left to mature will turn into a Fresh Scarlet Bean. Blanch for a salad or use for a vegetable side dish. Their are many types of fresh legumes and the best substitutes for the young scarlet runner bean would be the Fresh Rattlesnake Bean and Fresh Dragon Tongue Bean.

Alternative Names

Young Runner Bean

Category

Fresh Legume

Origin

Mexico

Flavor

Sweet-Slightly, Vegetal

Texture

Crisp, Firm

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Pickle

Cooking Method

Blanch, Sauté, Steam

Uses

see categorized dishes

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