Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
Fresh cranberry or borlotti beans can be pressure canned to have on hand for all your favorite beany dishes. Once you've canned your own beans, you'll never go back to store-bought.
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