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Pinto Beans


A common bean used for making chile or cooked and mashed for making re-fried beans.

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Substitute for pinto beans

White beans OR Pinquito beans

Equivalents

15 oz. can   =   1 1/2 cups
1lb = 2 cups dried, 5 cups cooked

Ingredients

pinto beans

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cupidangel19
9/6/2012
can i use VAN CRAMPS  pork and beans as a substitute?
sleuthagain
9/12/2012
Most likely not given "pork and beans" are highly seasoned with numerous ingredients other than beans.  If you could explain how you'd be using them we can be more specific with an answer.


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