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Fresh Dragon Tongue Bean

This is the young bean that is similar to a Green Bean and when left to mature will turn into a Dragon Tongue Shelling Bean. Blanch for a salad or crudités or cook for a stir-fry or vegetable side dish. Their are many types of fresh legumes and the best substitutes for the fresh dragon tongue bean would be the Young Scarlet Runner Bean and Fresh Rattlesnake Bean.

Alternative Names

Fresh Dragon Bean

Category

Fresh Legume

Origin

Netherlands

Flavor

Grassy, Vegetal

Texture

Crunchy, Tender

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice, Pickle

Cooking Method

As Is, Blanch, Boil/Simmer

Uses

see categorized dishes

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