garbanzo bean


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Recent Examples on the Web Heavy on the menu are lentils (dal), rice, vegetables such as bell peppers, cauliflower, garbanzo beans and potatoes that are curried (sabzi), and a meal staple, flatbread called roti. oregonlive, "Salem Sikhs make sure local hospital workers are well fed with delivery of vegetarian meals," 28 Apr. 2020 In food processor with metal blade, puree chickpeas (aka garbanzo beans) with bean liquid, egg and vanilla, scraping down sides occasionally. Florence Steinberger, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "These delicious desserts have beans in them, and no one has to know," 26 May 2020 Each box contained 25 pounds of flour, 10 pounds of rice, a gallon each of olive oil and canola oil, 10 pounds of split peas and a large can of hummus or garbanzo beans, among other staples. Aida Baghernejad,, "Divided by COVID-19, the Bay Area Muslim community rallies together for Ramadan," 23 May 2020 Moroccan lamb meatball soup This hearty lamb, garbanzo bean and lentil soup is traditionally served in the evening, after everyone has fasted all day during the holy month of Ramadan. oregonlive, "Stock your freezer with these 15 hearty soup recipes – just in case," 6 Mar. 2020 There was no chicken left, and no garbanzo beans, coffee or chips. New York Times, "2 New York State Lawmakers Test Positive for Coronavirus," 14 Mar. 2020 These nutty-tasting legumes, also known as garbanzo beans, are used all the globe in many guises: soups, stews, dips and even fried or roasted as a snack. Melissa Clark, NYT Cooking, "How to Cook Beans," 13 Mar. 2018 Vegetarian dishes include garbanzo bean curry, daal, matter paneer (cheese and green peas curry), aloo gobi (cauliflower and potatoes), and chaana masala. Greg Morago, Houston Chronicle, "New Tarka Indian Kitchen opens today," 29 Jan. 2020 Indian street foods include traditional samosas but also a deconstructed version that’s a sort-of a spicy garbanzo bean stew. Liz Biro, Indianapolis Star, "These are the most exciting Indianapolis restaurants opening in 2020," 31 Dec. 2019

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1944, in the meaning defined above

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“Garbanzo bean.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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