Frieda's Specialty Produce - Purple Wax Beans

Overview

What are Purple Wax Beans?

  • Purple-colored snap bean variety with edible pod and virtually “stringless” flesh. When cooked, the rich purple color fades to green. The flavor is very similar to a green bean.

How to Eat

  • Steam or sauté briefly and toss with fresh herbs and butter.

Health Benefits

  • Wax beans are low in calories.

How to Choose

  • Choose beans that are clean, tender, crisp and well-shaped.

How to Store

  • Store refrigerated up to 1 week.

 

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