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Young Fresh Guar Bean

When young it is similar to a green bean and when it matures it can be used as a shelling bean. When mature the bean is dried and often used as a thickener.

Alternative Names

Young Fresh Cluster Bean, Young Fresh Gawar Bean, Young Fresh Guvar Bean

Category

Fresh Legume

Origin

India

Flavor

Earthy, Musty, Sweet-Slightly, Vegetal

Texture

Stringy, Tender

Prep Methods

Cut/Slice

Cooking Method

Blanch, Boil/Simmer, Sauté

Uses

see categorized dishes

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