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How to soak beans


How to soak beans


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DIFFICULTY
Easy

Healthy and tasty, beans are one of the most commonly used ingredients in rustic Italian recipes.




Ingredients for 4 people


dried beans
water


Preparation

1
By soaking the beans, you will be able to reduce the cooking time by half.

2
When you select the container to soak them in, remember that the beans may double in volume.

3
To prepare 1 lb. of beans, use 4 cups of water at room temperature.

4
Completely cover the beans in water, then let them soak overnight.

5
In the morning drain the beans and use them to prepare your favorite recipes.


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