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Romano Beans

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Seasonality: Mar - Nov
Origin: USA

Romano beans make a great substitute for greens beans in any recipe. They are excellent braised or in casseroles, stews and soups.

Romano beans, also sold as Italian Beans, are flat, wide and flavorful. The variety ranges in size from 5 to 7 inches. While smaller beans are a very tender, larger ones will have more a developed bean inside and are more flavorful with a sweet, nutty taste.

Romano beans make a great substitute for greens beans in any recipe. They are excellent braised or in casseroles, stews and soups.

Look for fresh, clean beans that are tender, crisp and well-shaped. Wash beans in water before refrigeration. Beans will keep for several days in a plastic container, but are best when used immediately.