When you can find them fresh they come in large beige and red pods with colors that resemble the dried beans. In the shell the borlotti's bright colored pods make a great salads with grilled chicken table accent. Nutty in flavor with a creamy texture, borlotti are popular in Italian and Portuguese cusine. Fresh borlotti beans should be used within a week or so, but the dried variety will keep as long as other types of dried beans.
Dried borlotti can be soaked overnight and the simmered under water or stock with vegetables and or meats.
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