potato bean


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Noun1.potato bean - twining plant of Amazon basin having large edible rootspotato bean - twining plant of Amazon basin having large edible roots
genus Pachyrhizus, Pachyrhizus - small genus of tropical vines having tuberous roots
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
2.potato bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tuberspotato bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
groundnut, wild bean, potato bean - nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Apios, genus Apios - twining perennial North American plants
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
3.potato bean - nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Apios americana, Apios tuberosa, groundnut, groundnut vine, Indian potato, wild bean, potato bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
tuber - a fleshy underground stem or root serving for reproductive and food storage
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Here's a list of some recipes you'll find in this vegan cookbook: Baked Crispy Chickpea Seitan Patties, Lemon Coconut Chickpea Muffins, Southern-Style White Bean Gravy, Pepita Black Bean Dip, Indian Split Pea and Mung Bean Soup, Pumpkin White Bean Chowder, Asian Black Soybean Slaw, Lentil Beet Salad, Thai Sweet Potato Bean Stew, Apple Baked Beans, Brown Rice Fava Bean Risotto, and Ginger Red Bean Popsicles.
It is also called wild bean, bog potato, wild potato, Virginia potato, Indian potato, and potato bean (which is actually a very good descriptive term).
I ordered a refreshing glass of mango bubble tea and childishly enjoyed slurping up the sweet potato beans through the straw in between my gossip, while my cousin Kiran had ice green tea.