butter beans

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 12
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 149.5
  • Total Fat: 4.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 10.4 mg
  • Sodium: 394.1 mg
  • Total Carbs: 21.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 7.1 g
  • Protein: 7.4 g

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southern comfort food southern comfort food
Number of Servings: 12


    * Lima Beans, 6 cup (remove)
    * Water, tap, 8 cup (8 fl oz) (remove)
    * Butter, unsalted, 4 tbsp (remove)
    * Salt, 2 tsp (remove)
    * Pepper, black, 2 tsp (remove)


Soak beans over night. Drain, Rinse. Place beans in cook pot and cover with 8 c. water. Bring to boil and reduce heat to simmer. Cook 45 min. or until beans are just soft. Without draining, add butter, salt and pepper. Serve warm

Number of Servings: 12

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user LIZHAVEY.

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  • I like this recipe because it shows the simplicity of cooking vegetables and allowing the true flavor to come out.
    - 8/28/11

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