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Phaseolus

a genus of bean plants in the family Fabaceae; contain a number of phytotoxins including phaseolus hemolytic agent, lunatin, a cyanogenetic glucoside, and a hemagglutinating lectin which causes vomiting, diarrhea. Includes garden kidney beans (P. vulgaris, e.g. French beans, scarlet runner climbing bean) and crop beans such as Lima and Java beans (P. lunatus).
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Es probable que la mayoria de los americanos ni siquiera sea consciente de que el 36% del maiz y el 55% de los frijoles de soja cultivados en su pais proceden de semillas biotecnicas.
If there is room, place frijoles on grill away from main heat; stir often until hot.
Mientras los cultivos de frijoles en Polonia se describian como "mediocres", Kruithof de Oerlemans anadio que las cosechas de la mayoria de las variedades de hortalizas en Holanda era igual a los cultivos del ano pasado.
Frijoles refritos actually means "well fried beans", not re-fried food facts
3) Mexican marketplaces, with the smell of fresh frijoles and tortillas cooking, the sight of colorful masks and delicately adorned skeletons for Day of the Dead swinging from market stalls, provided the exotic experience these tourists were searching for.
Estaban extrayendo tierra con humus de los pantanos para construir terrazas en las ciudades y cultivar maiz, zapallo, frijoles, calabaza, algodon y cacao.
Caveat emptor: Selectors should be aware that the first three titles of this series--Jack and the Beanstalk/Juan y los frijoles magicos, Little Red Riding Hood/Caperucita Roja and Goldilocks and the Three Bears/Ricitos de Oro y los tres osos--are definitely inferior Spanish renditions.
At Two Senoritas, the pork is marinated in a mix of achiote (red annatto seeds) and fresh citrus juice for 24 hours, then chargrilled and served over piping hot corn tortillas, topped with fresh pineapple, onion and cilantro, with salsa verde and frijoles charros, or pinto beans, on the side.
De comer, no queria sino cosas "inominiosas" como chicharrones, chorizos, sopes, tostadas, frijoles, menudo y pozole.
Another committed a crock of freshly simmered Mexican-style frijoles.
slices of garlic bread seared on a charcoal grill, topped with frijoles - homemade bean stew - and guacamole and finished with a seared king prawn.
FROM THE CLIFFS above Frijoles Canyon in Bandelier National Monument, you can look down on the curving walls and into the honeycomb-patterned remains of the village of Tyuonyi.