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Cooking sprouted beans

found a package of sprouted adzuki beans. Receipe said because they were sprouted cooking time was cut in half. , to soak warm water for 30 min then cook for 35 min or to taste. After 35 they seemed hard, another 15, then another 15. and still i wonder...so the questions are were the instructions on package wrong, is my idea of having them soft wrong, or ...

asked by sheredel almost 7 years ago

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Sam1148
Sam1148

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added almost 7 years ago

It could be your water. Hard high lime content water won't soften beans correctly.
Add 1/4 tsp of baking soda to the water if you have hard water.

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