This New Orleans red beans and rice recipe has always been a family favorite. This is one of those meals that will fill you up and have everyone leave the table satisfied. With this recipe you have an opportunity to prepare a real and authentic homemade dish from scratch, getting after from those boxed red beans and rice dinners.
For the life of me I do not understand why someone would prepare red beans and rice from a box when you can make it homemade from scratch?
Now with the recipe below, there's really no need for you to ever cook from a box again.
Your family is going to really appreciate you for taking the time to prepare a delicious and satisfying meal like this.
Don't expect any leftovers, because they will eat this meal up. Often times red beans and rice is a stand along meal but we offer this advice.
Add a little variety to you meal by serving your red beans and rice with fried chicken and corn bread. For best results, we recommend you pre-soak the beans that you will use to prepare this recipe.
Serve red beans over steamed rice.
Makes 8 servings.
This recipe provided courtesy of http://www.soulfoodandsoutherncooking.com/