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How To Make Homemade Pinto Beans - Cooking Lesson
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In this video, Chef Sydney of Kids Are Great Cooks will show you how to make pinto beans from scratch using a slow cooker (Crock Pot)!
INSTRUCTIONS (Stove Top)
- Add the pinto beans, water, salt, and garlic to a 4-quart pot and bring to a boil.
- Once it boils, cover and lower heat to low.
- Cook for 2.5 - 3 hours or until beans are tender.
INSTRUCTIONS (Crock Pot!)
- Add in the pinto beans, water, salt, and garlic to a crock pot or slow cooker.
- Cook for 5 hours or until beans are tender.
Pinto Beans Nutritional Highlights
(The Stuff That Fuels Your Body!)
- These tasty legumes are a great source of vegetarian protein, fiber and minerals. These nutrients are known to promote heart health and help regulate the amount of glucose, or sugar, in our blood.
- Garlic has been used for medicinal purposes for thousands of years around the world. Garlic contains an array of different vitamins and minerals, and is good for preventing the common cold.