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Old 08-08-2019, 11:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Weedy View Post
Pinto beans are rare. I've started to see black beans just in the last year or two, but they aren't common.
Both available in Spain (more commonly as dry goods than pre-cooked, specially pintas), but I've very rarely seen them in other European countries; I expect that at least black beans would be available in Portugal, don't know about pintas. Both available in bodegas and Spanish-specialty stores through Europe, just not so much in regular supermarkets; there was one in Liege where you could clearly see which were the items the local Spanish population got homesick about, and beans were a big chunk of their stock.

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