white bean


Definition of white bean

: a white kidney bean (such as a cannellini bean)

Examples of white bean in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His skate in brown butter and his white bean soup were instant signature dishes. John Kessler, ajc, 23 June 2021 Carpenter Hotel, a stylish haunt in an old union hall, serves fresh-baked kolaches (pastry) in its café and innovative dishes like Tex Mez, a white bean hummus with pecan baba ganoush, golden beets, and feta, at its restaurant, Carpenters Hall. Ashlea Halpern, Marie Claire, 5 May 2021 Instead of using chickpeas in your hummus, use another white bean, such as cannellini or haricot. Lauren Corona, chicagotribune.com, 28 Mar. 2021 The Branzino a la Plancha is legendary with green olive and white bean salad, lemon aïoli, and sorrel. Chelsea Davis, Forbes, 24 Feb. 2021 For months, the Zodiac has had a team dedicated to deliveries that stayed busy packing up local favorites like white bean chili, tortilla soup and popovers with strawberry butter. Maria Halkias, Dallas News, 19 Feb. 2021 His recipe for white bean soup was adapted into a modern recipe by food historian and writer Tori Avey. Paul Stephen, San Antonio Express-News, 10 Feb. 2021 Add the white bean paste and the remainder of the whole white beans into Pot 2. Fortune, 22 Jan. 2021 Winning combinations include squash and apple; kale, tomato and white bean; and carrot with ginger. Matt Fuchs, Washington Post, 27 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of white bean

1763, in the meaning defined above

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“White bean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20bean. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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