The shining characters in this dish come together for a bright and spicy bite that will take your taste buds on an international journey. Indian masala, fresh lemon and coconut milk are the three ingredients that make this hearty bean curry irresistible. Dunk that naan bread right into the beans– no need for a spoon!
Explore the many benefits of beans, where to buy Colorado beans, and delicious ways to use them in your kitchen.
Colorado Bean Summit 2022
We were thrilled to host the first-ever Colorado Bean Summit in March 2022! It was a day of celebrating beans and their nutrition, delicious flavor, cultural history, and more!
Kicking Off 2022 with Beans!
There is no better way to start off the new year than with beans, especially Colorado beans! Here is a webinar Chelsea Didinger led for the Colorado State University (CSU) Extension horticulture team and Colorado Master Gardeners. The webinar touches on various aspects of beans, including interesting food science tidbits, what the […]
Celebrate National Soup Month with Colorado Pintos!
Colorado pinto beans are perfect any day of the year, but there is something extra special about a Colorado pinto and ham soup in winter.
Colorado Proud Beans
Looking for more information on the benefits of beans? Or how about cooking tips and a quick, tasty recipe idea? Then, here is a brief handout for you!
Exploring the Benefits of Beans from Field to Table
Of course, beans are delicious – but, they are also known for their incredible nutritional profile and numerous environmental benefits. Check out this webinar recording to find out more!
Eat Black-Eyed Peas for Good Luck
There is a tradition that eating black-eyed peas on New Year’s Day can bring good luck and financial prosperity for the new year. 9News Denver interviewed our Outreach Director, Chelsea Didinger, to hear about this tradition, black-eyed peas in Colorado, and a tasty recipe.
Pinto Pineapple Muffins
Celebrate the delicious versatility of beans with these Pinto Pineapple Muffins made with Colorado pintos!
Metropolitan State University of Denver – Bean Recipe Contest Winners
Chef Jackson Lamb of Metropolitan State University of Denver conducted a recipe contest for Hospitality students in 2021. Check out their fantastic recipes!
Chili Roasted Garbanzo Beans
Enjoy this video on how to make Roasted Chile Garbanzo Beans (aka Chickpeas).