The Dry Beans are Certified Organic and New York State grown. The Dry Beans are an Agricultural commodity, please make sure to pick through the beans, discarding any discolored or shriveled beans or any foreign matter.
There are three varieties of dry beans in the Dry Bean Share: Organic Black Turtle Beans, Organic Pinto Beans, Organic Red Kidney Beans.
Each month the Dry Bean Share will consist of three bags per delivery.
The Dry Bean Share per monthly delivery:
one 24 oz. (1.5 pounds) bag Black Turtle Beans,
one 24 oz. (1.5 pounds) Pinto Beans and
one 24 oz. (1.5 pounds) bag of Red Kidney Beans
The Dry Bean Share is delivered the first CSA delivery of each month during the CSA season with your Vegetable Share, a total of 6 monthly Dry Bean Share deliveries per season. The Dry Bean Share price reflects a discounted price per pound.
You will receive an e-mail reminder before the Dry Bean Share delivery.
Dry Beans by the bag are also offered for order from the CSA Marketplace and delivered with the CSA shares weekly during the CSA season. There are five varieties of dry beans available through the CSA Marketplace: Organic Black Turtle Beans, Organic Pinto Beans, Organic Cannellini Beans, Organic Red Kidney Beans, Organic Cranberry Beans. The beans are in 24 oz (1.5 pound) bags.
Black Turtle Beans are grown in Trumansburg NY
Low in fat and cholesterol free, these classic beans make a healthy and delicious staple for every meal of the day. They are a good source of fiber, protein, and iron. Black turtle beans are often recommended as an important part of a healthy vegetarian diet.
Cooking Ideas: Soups, Salads, Salsa, Tacos, Burritos, Refried Beans, Burgers, Brownies
Pinto Beans are grown in Penn Yan, NY.
Pinto beans are a low-fat source of protein and dietary fiber. Pinto beans also provide a good amount of iron. Pinto beans are the ultimate bean to have on hand in the pantry. This is truly an all-purpose bean!
Cooking Ideas: Chili, Soups, Stews, Baked Beans, Refried Beans, Hummus, Brownies
Cannellini Beans, grown in Penn Yan, NY.
Cannellini beans can also be referred to as White Kidney Beans or fagioli and haricots blancs. They have a nutty, earthy flavor and creamy texture and tender flesh. Cannellini beans are wonderfully nutritious. They're fat-free and high in protein, fiber, and iron.
Cooking Ideas: Cannellini beans can be used interchangeably with other white beans and they're excellent in many dishes, especially soups, stews, chilis and puréed bean spreads or dips. Because they hold their shape better than other white beans, they are a favorite for ragouts and bean salads. They are often used in Italian dishes like Minestrone. Popular in Italian, Greek, and French cuisines.
Dry Bean Share Delivery Dates for 2019:
June 3, 4, or 5
July 1, 2, or 3
August 5, 6, or 7
August 26, 27, or 28
September 30, October 1, or 2
November 4, 5, or 6