Dried beans are healthy and economical: They cost much less than their canned counterparts and allow you to control the sodium and additives that go into your beans. Here are 14 dried bean recipes to get you started.
Tiny French Beans with Smoked Sausage
Find flageolets, tiny French kidney beans, can be found in specialty food stores or online at www.indianharvest.com. For a nice presentation, garnish with thyme sprigs.