Fresh Summer Green Beans
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2 cdry pinto beans, that are washed and have soaked in water a few hours
2 to 3 lbfresh green beans
2onions, coarsley chopped
6 to 8new red potatoes, quartered
1 lbcubed ham
·salt and pepper to taste
1 Tbspham flavoring granules
How to Make Fresh Summer Green Beans
- In large pot, cover pinto beans and onions with water. Over medium high heat, bring to a boil, turn heat down and continue cooking, stirring occassionally and adding water as needed until beans are almost totally tender.
- add fresh green beans, ham and seasonings, more water to cover and continue cooking, covered.
- when beans are tender, add potatoes. Make sure there is enough liquid covering vegetables as it cooks down.
- when potatoes are fork tender. Add butter. stir in and dish out.