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Do fava beans grow tender or soft when cooked on a soup or stew?

asked by a Whole Foods Market Customer about 7 years ago

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SKK
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added about 7 years ago

Dried fava beans take a couple of hours to cook, and fresh fava beans cook in 3 - 5 minutes.

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added about 7 years ago

And just to distinguish, you have to shell fresh favas and I think we are past the end of the season. For dried I would go so far as to soak them overnight.

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