This is a small black, kidney-shaped bean with a particularly rich and full flavor. It's a favorite in southern Mexico, South America and the Caribbean. Great with rice and meat, particularly good in soups and casseroles. Pair it with our smoked ham hocks for traditional cuban black beans!
With over 150 years of experience cultivation legumes, we have applied our know how to growing older varieties of beans and ensuring that heirlooms continue to be available for eaters who put a premium on flavor over price. Our unleveled row crop fields along the Rancho flood plain curve in the shape of the gentle paleo-era oxbows created over millennium by the Sacramento River and its sister waterways.
Llano Seco Meats is the culmination of our mission to provide a variety of products while caring for the people, the animals and the land. We offer pork and pastured raised beef raised in Chico, CA. We also grow and sell heirloom beans and ancient grains.Read more