Cranberry Beans

Cranberry bean is a type of herbaceous plant from legume family. It is distinguished from standard green beans by its pink-white outer peel and inner seeds which are mostly white. By its olive oil dish it is included in popular cold starters of Turkish cuisine. Family: Legume Family (Leguminosae) Places it grows in Turkey: It is grown almost in every place of our country. Type of bean whose fruit and seed are red speckled. It is also known as “cranberry beans”. It is consumed as fresh and dried.