French bean


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n French bean very small and slender green bean
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • French bean (Bot) the common kidney bean (Phaseolus vulgaris).
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In literature:

Serve with French beans.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
Beans and French beans may be preserved in the same manner.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
French beans were beginning to shoot!
"Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1" by Edward William Cole
Marinate cold, cooked, stringless beans with French Dressing.
"Fifty-Two Sunday Dinners" by Elizabeth O. Hiller
I've got French beans and marrows ready to cut.
"Better than Play" by Mabel Quiller-Couch
Look at the French beans; they climb and blossom at the same time.
"St. Peter's Umbrella" by Kálmán Mikszáth
Then Augusta in a moment of inspiration thought of French beans and vegetable marrow .
"A Bed of Roses" by W. L. George
For a Pound of French Beans.
"The Curry Cook's Assistant" by Daniel Santiagoe
Dwarf French beans thrive pretty well, but the climbing kinds never succeed.
"Lachesis Lapponica" by Carl von Linné
In French cooking the vanilla bean is generally used instead of the extract.
"The Century Cook Book" by Mary Ronald
There was in the barns and in the fields great store of maize and French beans.
"A Narrative of the expedition of Hernando de Soto into Florida published at Evora in 1557" by A Gentleman of Elvas
To these may be added on the same ground dwarf or French beans, and runner or climbing beans.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3" by Various
Here's cucumbers, spinnage, and French beans.
"A History of the Cries of London" by Charles Hindley
Mix cold cooked lima beans with crisp lettuce, sprinkle with chopped mint and serve with French dressing or Mayonnaise.
"The Myrtle Reed Cook Book" by Myrtle Reed
In the first week, sow peas for the last crop of the season; also Longpod beans and French beans.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 7" by Various
In 1745, it contained 80 families of Indians, who cultivated maize and French beans.
"The American Indians" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
In 1745, it contained 80 families of Indians, who cultivated maize and French beans.
"Western Scenes and Reminiscences" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
In 1745, it contained 80 families of Indians, who cultivated maize and French beans.
"The Indian in his Wigwam" by Henry R. Schoolcraft
Maiz laid vp in store, and French beanes, and walnuts, and prunes, great store of all sorts.
"The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation, Volume XIV (of 16)" by Richard Hakluyt
"Paper-bag Cookery" by Vera Serkoff

In news:

Learn how to lighten up sit down foods like Mashed Potatoes, Baked Beans, French Toast.
Traditionally made with butter, canned soup and canned French-fried onions, Green Bean Casserole—a classic Thanksgiving side dish since its invention more than 55 years ago—is high in calories, sodium and saturated fat.
) cans French-style green bean s, drained ½ cup finely chopped red bell pepper 3 tbsp.
French green bean s, clipped Salted water, as needed Ice water, as needed 1 lb.
It's almost Thanksgiving and pretty much every supermarket you go to these days has a display up of green bean s and French-fried onions.
The French-style green beans that were recalled this week by Lakeside Foods of Manitowoc were sold at independently-owned Sentry stores in Wisconsin under the Flavorite label.
Cassoulet, an entree of white bean stew with lamb, Toulouse sausage and duck confit at Gitan, a new French-Mediterranean bistro on S.
1 lb French string beans (haricots verts), ends removed OR regular string beans .
2 1/2 pounds string beans (French-style slim haricots verts work especially well), trimmed.
Vanilla Bean French Toast.
The original recipe called for cream of mushroom soup and a little milk mixed with cooked, cut green beans , with canned french-fried onions for the topping.
Whether you enjoy salsa, cheese dip , bean dip , spinach dip , guacamole, ranch, or French onion, there's one for everyone.
Vanilla Bean French Toast .
CAROL PARK OF the CRMC Diabetes Education Center checks out the nutrition content of french cut gree beans during her supermarket nutrition tour.
The haricot verts, a thin French-style green bean, is deemed by Harry's website as the Rolls Royce of beans.