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Yard Beans

Thua Chin


Sometimes called snake beans, this thin, pliable bean belongs to the same family as the black eye pea and widely grown in China and Southeast Asia. The beans are harvested when they reach between 12-18 inches and are usually added to stirfries and curries. To prepare, choose firm beans with small peas, top and tail and cut into 5cm (2 inch) lengths. Good substitutes are fine beans or French beans.

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