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Mung beans - suggestions please

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handlemecarefully Mon 21-Mar-05 12:39:50

This is a challenge. I bet you all draw a blank

elliott Mon 21-Mar-05 12:48:38

you're jsut trying to divert attention from my meat-free dairy-free thread aren't you
No I haven't got any ideas but will take notes on any you get...

gingerbear Mon 21-Mar-05 12:50:07

Sprout em!

gingerbear Mon 21-Mar-05 12:52:26

some farty bean recipes here hmc paarrrph!

handlemecarefully Mon 21-Mar-05 13:02:55

No I wasn't elliott - was inspired by the spinach thread to try and find something to flummox folk; but it hasn't beaten gingerbear I see...

norash40 Mon 21-Mar-05 13:04:30

I don't get it. What are you asking

gingerbear Mon 21-Mar-05 13:05:12

You will never flummox an aging hippy ex-veggie!!

norash40 Mon 21-Mar-05 13:07:03

Recipe?

handlemecarefully Mon 21-Mar-05 13:42:05

norash40,

Yes I was asking for recipes, but all other suggestions welcome. Keep it clean though

JoolsToo Mon 21-Mar-05 13:44:32

bound to be some mung beans in here

handlemecarefully Mon 21-Mar-05 13:47:05

Yep, I would say that is a sure fire cert Joolstoo. That woman is way too healthy and clean living imo

JoolsToo Mon 21-Mar-05 13:57:13

she's too thin imho!

JoolsToo Mon 21-Mar-05 13:57:33

bet her stools are perfecto though!

norash40 Mon 21-Mar-05 14:00:44

*Well I am no cook book auther, but here goes*

200 g Mung beans, chopped Red onion, 3 or 4 Tomatoes (finely chopped or blanched), beaf cubes, corriander, curry powder and/or any other prefered spices.


1. Boil the beans till they are soft. Add salt if desired.

2. Put 1 or 2 table spoonfulls of oil in sauce pan and put in the

onions till they start browning.

3. Add tomatoes and reduce heat. When the tomatoes start

cooking, add the spices. Add salt if desired.

4. Now add the beans and stir till it simmers. Add the corriander

and keep stiring for 2-3 minutes.

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