Bean Casserole refers to a baked dish of beans or beans in combination with meat, vegetables, bread etc. It makes a sumptuous meal. A bean casserole can be made with beans of a single variety or a mixture of different types of beans. Green beans, pinto beans, haricot beans, lima beans, cannelloni beans, borlotti beans, are some of the varieties that are commonly used in this dish. Green bean casserole, Four Bean Casserole, and Mixed Bean casserole are some of the most popular bean casserole recipes.
Method Of Preparation Of Bean Casserole
Beans, which may be green beans, red kidney beans, lima beans or any other type of edible beans are first soaked overnight for becoming tender. Then, they are baked along with meat or vegetables, with spices, sauces and seasonings. Ground meat is mostly used in bean casseroles. The casserole can be cooked in a crockpot too. Quite filling, this variety of casseroles are often considered nutritious.